[PC-BSD Testing] I am sorry for my tone

Odhiambo Washington odhiambo at gmail.com
Sun Jul 6 02:28:17 PDT 2008


On Sun, Jul 6, 2008 at 4:47 AM,  <jmdennis at dslextreme.com> wrote:
> I am sorry for the tone I had.  I know that the pcbsd is in alpha testing.
>  Because of this testing I did not know why they included another version
> that is also in testing.  It would be hard for most users to tell who is
> responsible for what bugs and where to report them.  I do not mind using
> beta or even alpha software but to give some thing a good test it should
> be using a stable OS to begin with and then people can report the bugs
> here when they find them.  To include KDE 4.1 beta is just asking for
> trouble.  Some things that were working with version 3.5.9 are broken in
> this version.  When new releases are made usually old bugs are fixed or
> being worked on and other items need to then be tested.  New bugs have
> been added because of the add of KDE 4 that were working fine with KDE
> 3.5.9.  I just do not see the logic of this.  It would be better to
> release a FreeBSD 7 version and then when KDE becomes stable to release a
> version including this.  I will keep an eye on it but for me I want to use
> the old KDE version so like I said I will either stick to desktopbsd or
> use Mandriva.

And this TESTING version was not forced on anyone who did not like it.
It was voluntary. If you don't like the approach, you know what to do,
I believe.
Some of us are happy with divergent approaches sometimes. It gives diversity.


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Best regards,
Odhiambo WASHINGTON,
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