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

Olivier Méjean omejean at yahoo.fr
Fri Oct 1 20:03:41 CEST 2010

Le vendredi 1 octobre 2010 08:51:34, atilla ontas a écrit :
> 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?

What about a rolling distribution ? As an user (just plain user) i do not 
think that installing a distribution is a goal, just a mean to use my 
computer, so i wish i could not spend time installing a distribution every 6 
months or every year. 

Olivier Méjean
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