[CentOS] Re: CentOS 4.7 status

Scott Silva ssilva at sgvwater.com
Fri Sep 12 21:41:59 UTC 2008


> 
> They should have stuck with the "when it's ready" response instead of
> telling us the "5th or 6th", then "Monday night". They created greater
> anticipation by suggesting an actual time line. And greater
> frustration by missing it. "When it's ready" always worked for me in
> the past, but since they gave a date this time, I've been obsessively
> checking the mirrors looking for the release. It's human nature.
> 
And when they said "When it's ready" others complained.

I'm sure they anticipated releasing on those dates, and only gave them out to 
appease the others that asked. I think the CentOS admins do very well for an 
"all volunteer army"! It has to be hard to run an international organization 
on donations and free time.




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