Gnome 2.10 Officially Released!

Matt Zimmerman mdz at
Thu Mar 10 07:42:00 UTC 2005

On Thu, Mar 10, 2005 at 08:09:36AM +0100, Vincent Trouilliez wrote:

> Well, I just realised my mistake. For Gnome 2.8, they kept fixing bugs
> and produced Gnome 2.8.1, 2.8.2 and 2.8.3, to fix bugs etc of the stalbe
> version. So I guess they will keep working on 2.10 in the same way, so
> they might fix some of the bugs. But, will the update-manager in Hoary,
> include upgrades to 2.10.2 and 2.10.3 when they are released ?
> I thought that stable version of Ubuntu only got fixes for
> severe/critical bugs ?

We will be releasing Ubuntu 5.04 with a GNOME which will look very much like
2.10.1, much as Warty contains approximately GNOME 2.8.1.

> If you Hoary does get 2.10.x updates every 2 months, then I take my hat
> off, and am looking forward to the first update ! :o)

No, it will not.  Updates every 2 months for a distribution which produces a
complete stable release every 6 months would be excessive.

 - mdz

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