[arch-dev-public] 2007.10 ISO release on saturday 6th october?

Roman Kyrylych roman.kyrylych at gmail.com
Thu Oct 4 12:03:44 EDT 2007

2007/10/4, Aaron Griffin <aaronmgriffin at gmail.com>:
> Firstly, I wasn't aware our current ISO was that broken - next time
> there are issues like this, could you at least tell me (if you don't
> want to email the list), so I at least am aware.
> Secondly, I think the versioning is getting goofy here.
> The original intent was to change the date of the ISO when the kernel
> version changes, and the -X for bug fix releases. Do we need to
> revisit this topic? Is there confusion as to how this works...

Damn, that's exactly what I was saying few times already, when
discussing release versioning scheme! :-(

> Thirdly, regarding the "codename" - I saw mention that it was "too
> late". In the future could you tell us before "too late" comes along?
> That all said, lets get this ISO out there if our current one is broken.
> In general, I don't have time to test these ISOs because... well, I
> actually don't have blank CDs at home, so I burn these things at work
> and bring them home - it's a big long process.
> Are the ISOs known to have problems under qemu or vmware?

As for codename - we already had Voodoo and Don't panic! (which were
pretty non-standard type of codenames) let's have Hardcore now. :-D

Roman Kyrylych (Роман Кирилич)

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