Where's FireFox 1.0?

Colin Watson cjwatson at canonical.com
Mon Nov 22 19:28:44 UTC 2004


On Mon, Nov 22, 2004 at 07:02:28PM +0000, vulpes wrote:
> The problem with taking an approach of not doing updates is that when
> major releases occur, like firefox 1.0 (or thunderbird 1.0 when that
> happens), is that people "jump ship" to the latest distro that has
> feature X. If Ubuntu wants to keep their momentum, it would be helpful
> to at least provide an unstable release area for major application
> releases.

That's what Hoary is for. Others have already explained why it's not
feasible for us to attempt to provide backports to Warty as well as
working on the next six-monthly release, although interested users are
welcome to do so.

We feel that six-monthly releases provide more than enough momentum.

Cheers,

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Colin Watson                                    [cjwatson at canonical.com]




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