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Re: 1.7 Release Plan

From: Stefan Sperling <stsp_at_elego.de>
Date: Thu, 29 Jul 2010 23:51:39 +0200

On Thu, Jul 29, 2010 at 04:20:16PM -0500, Peter Samuelson wrote:
> > The Subversion project has much closer ties to various Linux
> > distributions now than it had around the time of the 1.6 pre-release
> > phase. This is partly due to efforts by elego -- we actively help out
> > with the official Debian, Ubuntu, and OpenSUSE packages.
> ...Maybe true for Ubuntu and OpenSUSE, but I've been with Debian and
> Subversion for a lot longer than that.

Yes, I know. That's why I said "partly" :)
> It wouldn't help people running Debian 'stable', but really,
> are users of Debian stable a target audience for our prereleases?

I'd say target the stable and testing versions during pre-release
phase, and experimental after release. We should facilitate tests on
platforms that are widely used. So during the alpha/beta/rc phase,
Debian stable is more interesting than Debian experimental.

Received on 2010-07-29 23:52:24 CEST

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