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    SubjectRe: starting with 2.7
    On Mon, Jan 03, 2005 at 01:36:21PM -0500, Theodore Ts'o wrote:
    >> This is the model that we used with the
    >> 2.3.x series, where the time between releases was often quite short.
    >> That worked fairly well, but we stopped doing it when the introduction
    >> of BitKeeper eliminated the developer synch-up problem. But perhaps
    >> we've gone too far between 2.6.x releases, and should shorten the time
    >> in order to force more testing.

    On Mon, Jan 03, 2005 at 06:59:27PM +0000, Russell King wrote:
    > It is also the model we used until OLS this year - there was a 2.6
    > release about once a month prior to OLS. Post OLS, it's now once
    > every three months or there abouts, which, IMO is far too long.
    > I really liked the way pre-OLS 2.6 was working... it means I don't
    > have to twiddle my fingers getting completely bored waiting for the
    > next 2.6 release to happen. Can we return to that methodology please?

    Seconded.


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