Strawman: Change the Ubuntu Release Cycle

Jan Claeys lists at
Mon Dec 31 20:47:19 UTC 2007

Op maandag 31-12-2007 om 12:00 uur [tijdzone -0500], schreef Evan:
> > Given that the current
> > development cycle consists of 2 weeks planning, 15 weeks of feature
> > updates & integration, 6 weeks of integration, and 3 weeks of final
> > testing, it seems that any further reduction in the timeframes would
> > likely lead to a somewhat unstable final product, and would not meet
> > the "stable for everyday use except where 100% uptime is required"
> > goal.

> I wasn't aware of this development cycle, and was under the impression
> that there was more testing going on than there actually is.

Considering that Emmet didn't say anything about the total amount of
testing, how do you come to that conclusion?

Jan Claeys

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