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    SubjectRe: Kernel Releases
    Dan Kegel <> said:
    > François Cami wrote:


    > > That said, I think the week long delay is a *good* idea.

    > It's the key to avoiding bad releases.

    Yep. Specially when new 2.5.X-preY or 2.5.X are generated at a rate of 2 or
    3 a week. Look at the history of the kernel. This would only create even
    _more_ pressure to get new patches in, and that is bad.

    When a freeze (or slush) is decreed at the very end, it makes sense.
    Remember that a large part of the success of Linux is due to "Release
    early, release often".
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