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Wed Nov 1 14:59:25 GMT 2006

Quoting Jani Monoses <jani.monoses at>:

> On 11/1/06, Adam Miller <maxamillion at> wrote:
>> I hope my ignorance is not leading this question, but why would time be
>> spent on updating an older release instead of the current one?
> the base system of dapper is maintained for 3 years as part of the Ubuntu
> long term support plan so xubuntu users of dapper get that part as well.
> Dapper is an exception in this sense, I don;t think we can just upload
> random non-critical fixes to edgy anyway.
> We cannot update both edgy and dapper so we pick the one as we have limited
> time even for the development version let alone supporting already released
> ones.
> Jani

I also vote for Dapper update... it is a LTS release after all...  
Personally I may even skip Edgy and update to Feisty in April...  at  
least I do not see any strong  reason to switch to Edgy at the  
moment... Though I guess for Xubuntu it should be more substantial  
improvement than for Ubuntu is general...

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