LFS-6.0 print process

Matthew Burgess matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Jul 7 12:29:58 PDT 2004


On Wed, 7 Jul 2004 20:20:24 +0100
Ian Molton <spyro at f2s.com> wrote:

> On Wed, 7 Jul 2004 20:19:06 +0100
> Matthew Burgess <matthew at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote:
> 
> > 
> > Well, I don't quite see how that would work in the Real World.  The
> > publishers won't want to print a book that has already been released
> > weeks before they can get it into the bookshops, bearing in mind
> > their lead times to get it back from the presses. 
> 
> Well it should at least for from testing, then. forking from unstable
> is madness.

But unstable was going to *branch* (not fork) from unstable on Saturday
anyway, and you didn't seem to mind that.  Printing a book based on
linux-2.4 and related tools just wouldn't be sensible given the quality
and timeliness of unstable as it is now.

Matt.



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