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Re: [opensuse] Release Cycle
  • From: Jeffery Fernandez <forums@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 28 Dec 2006 16:27:54 +1100
  • Message-id: <200612281627.59976.forums@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thursday 28 December 2006 16:17, John Andersen wrote:
> On Wednesday 27 December 2006 17:09, Felix Miata wrote:
> > I think
> > Mandriva's switch to 12 months from 6 was a mistake.
>
> Not for people who have something to do with their machines
> other than install operating systems.

very true. Need less time installing/upgrading and more time to work :)

>
> I would vote for 1 year releases and a three year maintenance
> window. Kernel development has slowed down somewhat
> and having new releases as frequently as in the past
> seems less needed.

one vote from me too

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