GIMP *final* release for Gutsy?

Scott (angrykeyboarder) geekboy at
Fri Nov 9 07:04:52 UTC 2007

Christopher Halse Rogers spake thusly:
> On 11/9/07, Scott (angrykeyboarder) <geekboy at> wrote:
> ...
>> For some strange reason I'd rather have a final release of a program
>> rather than a beta or a release candidate. I'm weird like that.
> Release candidates (especially later ones) tend to be nearly identical
> to the actual release (unless you're MPlayer, apparently).  Often the
> release *is* the final release candidate, just with a version bump.

I'm aware of this. It's often (but not always) true.

> All of this means that, yes, we'd like to see the bugs that are fixed
> in the new release over RC3, so we can weigh up the risk of breaking
> stuff against the benefits of the bug fixes.  And the best way to
> notify the people who can do something about it is generally not on
> ubuntu-devel-discuss, but on launchpad in bug(s) against the gimp
> package.

See the message that started this thread for details.

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