On Tue, 27 Aug 2019 17:15:35 -0400 (EDT)
"Robert P. J. Day" <rpjday(a)crashcourse.ca> wrote:
i'm confused ... are you saying there will be no difference
and the final, official release of f31?
also, since today is the official "beta freeze" day:
what does *that* mean in terms of a downloadable ISO?
i'm not *trying* to be confused, i am merely succeeding.
I think Adam already cleared this up, but just for completeness:
there will be differences, because after beta freeze is over, some of
the packages will probably be updated in the official release. But
those updated packages will be available to the package manager in the
pre-release from the F31 repositories. They are both F31, just a
snapshot taken at a different time, and one of them is labeled official
after it passes quality tests.
Two weeks after release of F31, if you have been updating regularly,
there will be no difference between a fully updated pre-release install
and a fully updated release install of F31. To reiterate, they are