List Archive: gentoo-releng
Note: Due to technical difficulties, the Archives are currently not up to date.
provides an alternative service for most mailing lists.c.f. bug 424647
On 3/16/07, Chris Gianelloni <email@example.com> wrote:
> All it means is that the packages that we build are tested to build and
> work together in the default configuration.
> What do you gain by waiting for a release/release snapshot?
> - Knowing that GNOME/KDE/XFCE/etc build/run with default USE
> - Knowing the stages build from stage1 with the default USE
> That's really all you gain. We make absolutely no assurances to the
> quality of any packages beyond default USE, or beyond the shipped
> package list.
I see, that's substantially less assurances than I believed the
It still seems like it could be a slight advantage over other
deployment options for my purposes however. I'll most likely be using
default settings for the base installations -- bare minimal will
suffice until I get around to customization (and potential borkage) of
Thanks for clarifying on the tracker issue. That just leaves me with
one question: Are you able to give us a more fine-grained ETA than
"March" for the 2007.0 release yet?
firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list