Re: Just change release date (Was Re: State of gvfs in Gnome 2.21)
- From: Shaun McCance <shaunm gnome org>
- To: Kjartan Maraas <kmaraas broadpark no>
- Cc: desktop-devel-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Just change release date (Was Re: State of gvfs in Gnome 2.21)
- Date: Tue, 12 Feb 2008 13:30:52 -0600
On Tue, 2008-02-12 at 19:20 +0100, Kjartan Maraas wrote:
> ti., 12.02.2008 kl. 16.32 +0100, skrev Andre Klapper:
> > Am Dienstag, den 12.02.2008, 17:11 +0200 schrieb Peteris Krisjanis:
> > > So I suggest - delay the release. Delay Ubuntu LTS. Delay also other
> > > distro releases. Why? Because not release date matters. What matters
> > > here is a _product_. It should be usable, it should be documented,
> > it is *definitely* possible to fix the showstoppers in the next four
> > weeks and release GNOME 2.22.0 in a sane state. so there's no need at
> > all to discuss a delay currently.
> How big an issue is ftp support in nautilus btw? I for one never have
> never used it for much more than testing it. Does the bug count indicate
> the size of our userbase for example?
I've used it for grabbing tarballs from ftp.gnome.org. Unfortunately,
it's not as useful as it could be, since the gnome-vfs ftp backend
doesn't follow symlinks. So if you try to use Nautilus to grab all
the .tar.gz files for a release, you'll be sorely disappointed.
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