Beta and Stable

Chris Peterman c.peterman at
Tue Nov 1 05:00:46 UTC 2005

It works like this. Sometime before the final release, a feature freeze
is hit, which means after that they only work on bugs.

OO.org2 Beta is quite stable, don't worry ;P


On Mon, 2005-10-31 at 23:03 -0500, David Walker wrote:
> I am not sure if this has been on this list or not, but I just wanted to 
> say it to be sure.
> I am wondering why Breezy was released with not stable packages as 
> default?  I am using openoffice instead of the, now stable 2.0.  
> I know that 5.10 came out before OpenOffice released 2.0, but why did it 
> not ship with the last stable release as the default.  If I was deciding 
> to run Ubuntu in a lab or something, I would be very worried that your 
> 'stable' contained beta default packages.
> Any thoughts?
> --
> David Walker
> Computer Science House
> azrail at
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