Where is Dapper?

Paul Thompson ubantu001 at gmail.com
Thu Jun 1 03:14:19 UTC 2006

They said 0000h GMT. Well it is comfortable past that know and the
Ubuntu site still only shows the Breezy download. I run dapper flight
6 (with upgrades) on my dev sys but I want to try the final on my main
machine because I want to check out the whole installation cycle. Also
I use the "torrent" for download, so more is better!


On 6/1/06, Chanchao <custom at freenet.de> wrote:
> On Wed, 2006-05-31 at 21:30 +0100, meng wrote:
> > They figured you'd be too busy molesting sheep. (Actually I'm from
> > Australia and I think we have more sheep per capita than you.)
> Can we all start shouting to make it appear?
> :)
> Actually I'm kind of wondering what will happen when everyone goes to
> download the thing at the same time and the server's crash. (Or better,
> the whole Internet slows down to a crawl).
> I say "better" of course because Ubuntu's server's not coping with the
> demand would be 'news' and any news is good news if it gets people's
> attention to Ubuntu and it's implied popularity / demand.
> The thing is though... Most people on this list (no I didn't do a
> survey) are already running an updated Dapper Flight release.. So
> there's no real reason (or any reason) to be downloading that ISO right
> away today.   And for the people who are conservative / mission critical
> enough to still run Breezy, they are probably conservative / mission
> critical enough to give it some mroe time before migrating, so they
> don't need to be downloading the ISO right today just the same.
> Ubuntu / Canonical has't actually tried to discourage people from
> downloading it right away...  Are they WANTING things to crash for it to
> become a news item? ;)
> Cheers,
> Chanchao
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