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Re: feature freeze, and release date (was: svn 1.0 in 2006 or now?)

From: Garrett Rooney <rooneg_at_electricjellyfish.net>
Date: 2003-01-06 00:15:17 CET

On Sunday, January 5, 2003, at 06:09 PM, Ben Elliston wrote:

>>>>>> "Garrett" == Garrett Rooney <rooneg@electricjellyfish.net> writes:
>
> Garrett> we aren't wasting developer time having developers
> Garrett> prioritize bugs, we're putting it to good use, because only
> Garrett> the people who actually know the code and the project know
> Garrett> what needs to be done.
>
> OK, I agree, but surely user input has *some* value in deciding what
> is considered to be a "must fix" bug for any Subversion release?

certainly, but there's a big difference between saying 'i think this
bug is important', and saying again and again 'you guys are wrong, all
these bugs are not important, release 1.0 now now now!' the first
option gets listened to, the second simply irritates the people who are
actually doing useful work.

-garrett

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