On Wed, 2003-08-27 at 14:58, Robert P. J. Day wrote:
we're not talking about an official release here. we're
a *beta*, which we as beta testers *expect* to have flaws, glitches and
bugs. so what does it even mean to say that a beta is "ready" anyway?
I guess you'd want to have a beta on a certain quality level to make
sure it really gets tested... if it won't install on a lot of systems or
is completely unusable you won't get the testing you like. Even a small
bug like the non-starting panel from rawhide will cause a lot of
potential testers to just give up.
i mean, really. it *is* just a beta.
For everything else, there's rawhide 8)