Congrats on karmic, looking forward lucid

mac_v drkvi-a at
Thu Nov 5 04:53:40 GMT 2009

On Wed, 2009-11-04 at 15:26 +0100, Martin Pitt wrote:
> Bonjour,
> Sebastien Bacher [2009-11-02 14:45 +0100]:
> > Karmic has seen lot of technologies changes (new gdm codebase,
> > pulseaudio required by GNOME, empathy by default, devicekit-disks and
> > devicekit-power used in GNOME, etc) so it was expected it would have
> > some rough edges.
> Indeed, with so many things that changed it's a miracle that it works
> in the first place. In retrospect I think we should have announced it
> differently, as a "tech preview" release, and not recommend everyone
> to upgrade..

Is it too late to add this ['tech preview'] or some other warning, to
the release notes or help wiki... or somewhere?

I realize , its nearly a week after the release , but atleast the newer
users might be be forewarned. Right-now they are just blind-sided , and
they seem let down when things dont work.


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