[Klug-general] Debian 4.0 released
cokehabit at gmail.com
Tue Apr 10 00:01:35 BST 2007
John K Masters wrote:
> On Mon, 09 Apr 2007 22:12:06 +0100
> George Prowse <cokehabit at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Laurence Southon wrote:
>>> I would not have known this if a friend had not alerted me. Debian
>>> 4.0 (Etch) is now the stable release as of 8th April 07:-
>>> Laurence Southon
>> 21 months between releases???!!! You have to be joking. Debian is
>> just taking the piss. Why bother releasing versions?
> Stable release is what it says - stable. Able to run mission critical
> servers. There are plenty of other options in Debian. Personally I run
> 2 web servers on the current stable, a laptop on testing which is a
> rolling update, a desktop on stable and a desktop on unstable which is
> what all the other derivatives base on and is why they keep breaking.
> Linux is about choices and Debian gives you more choice than any other
> Regards, John
How come every other distro manages to release a stable version every 6
"an updated version of the GNOME desktop environment 2.14," - isn't
stable 2.16? RHEL 5 even comes with 2.18 and that is the mission
critical server of choice...
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