glen.j.barber at gmail.com
Fri Dec 12 10:31:10 PST 2008
On Fri, Dec 12, 2008 at 1:03 PM, Robert Huff <roberthuff at rcn.com> wrote:
> "When it's ready" used to be the scheduling principle.
> Then came 5.0 debacle: behind schedule big-time (and arguably
> not ready when it went out the door).
> I remember discussion afterwards, where there seemed to be
> agreement there ought to be a more-or-less regular schedule of major
> releases every two years (plus or minus) with minor releases every
> few months.
> Looking at "www.freebsd.org/releases/index.html", that's
> getting stretched. The RC-1 announcement for 7.1, originally
> scheduled for early September, is now listed as last week ... and
> didn't actually happen. (Unless I missed the memo.)
The RC-1 announcement for 7.1 did come out last week (check the
I personally would rather wait for quality than pushed quantity.
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show you how it's done."
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