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On Mon, 2004-01-12 at 09:54, Jason Wever wrote:
> I understand that Gentoo is a fluid distribution, but how can you provide
> quality QA on a set of packages if they are constantly changing,
> particularly when trying to build binary sets for distribution?
You're the arch lead for sparc, so you are in control "sparc" and
"~sparc" keywords. You also control the snapshot used for the sparc
release. So you ultimately control when things change on sparc.
As for last-minute fixes, I think this is more of a communication and
coordination issue, and of course we can and should communicate better.
And we will. These kinks are to be expected as we're making a fairly
major transition to a new release roadmap and a more open release
process. 2004.1 should be a piece of cake compared to 2004.0 since we'll
have the benefit of hindsight.
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