Anaconda is totally trashing the F18 schedule (was Re: f18: how to install into a LVM partitions (or RAID))

Paul W. Frields stickster at gmail.com
Tue Oct 30 19:55:35 UTC 2012


On Tue, Oct 30, 2012 at 11:45:02AM -0700, Adam Williamson wrote:
> On Tue, 2012-10-30 at 19:32 +0100, Gianluca Sforna wrote:
> 
> > I don't know if it's impossible to revert to the F17 anaconda at this
> > time, however it is clear that F18 is going to be the longest release
> > cycle we had in 9 years and somehow we need to avoid this in the
> > future.
> 
> It's not impossible, well, nothing is impossible, but at this point it's
> almost certainly more of a disruption than just plowing on with newui.

Also, I believe we haven't got close to the length of the Fedora Core
5 development cycle, which was more than 9 months.[1] Not that we
should aim for it either, but it's certainly not a given we'll even
get to that point.  Thanks for pointing out that everyone is trying
their best to avoid taking that prize.

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[1] https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Releases/HistoricalSchedules
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