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

"Jóhann B. Guðmundsson" johannbg at gmail.com
Wed Oct 31 09:59:55 UTC 2012


On 10/31/2012 09:57 AM, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 09:50:51AM +0000, "Jóhann B. Guðmundsson" wrote:
>> On 10/30/2012 06:08 PM, Tom Lane wrote:
>>> How is it that we're even considering shipping this version for F18?
>>> For any other package, we'd be telling the maintainer to hold off
>>> till F19.  The rest of us don't get to be doing major feature
>>> development post-beta-freeze.
>> That's what I have been asking this whole time and no one from FESCO
>> bothered to answer.
>>
>> What's the rush shipping it now? Why not delay-it until F19 when it
>> has further stabilized?
> One might also ask, what's the rush getting F18 out?  Why not
> just declare that as a one-off it's going to be a 9 month cycle.
>
> (libvirt/libguestfs/selinux integration could certainly use that time ...)

Given the current state of F18 I agree let's lengthen this release cycle 
up to 9 months and arguably we should lengthen the whole development 
cycle to 9 months from now on.

JBG



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