[Mageia-dev] How will be the realese cycle?

Arthur Cheung theartoforz at gmail.com
Fri Oct 1 16:38:42 CEST 2010

Hi  atilla ontas

I support 6-month release circle,and i think Mageia should be relased
in winter and summer to avoid direct competition with Ubuntu and

As for naming, scheme,the Mandriva way is ok.

I'm from china and i can do some translation jobs,if needed.

2010/10/1, atilla ontas <tarakbumba at gmail.com>:
> I'm just wondering if we follow Mandriva's release cycle model. Every
> 6th months a release or one year and one release. I think we should
> make one release in one year. By doing so devs and translators won't
> be in rush in every 6 months. Also there are major changes like
> systemd/upstart; those system related things will be more mature in a
> year to use. It makes the distro more stable and decraese mirrors
> space waste.
> One more thing. Do we follow Mandriva's release naming scheme? I.e. do
> we call our first release 2011.x ? I don't like this naming scheme and
> suggesting using number of release as naming like Mageia 1.0 or using
> code names.
> What's your opinion?

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