On Thu, 18 Jul 2002 08:16:41 Don Allingham wrote:
> One of the major problems with getting a new release out is that you
> would like to see some users give the program a good work out first.
> I've been toying with the idea of putting out a release candidate of
> 0.8.0 to make it easier for users to try out. This would involve
> releasing an RPM and making sure it was available on the sourceforge
> download site.
> This candidate would have code frozen except for bug fixes. The
> translations would not be in place, but the release could be used by the
> translators to develop their final translations for the full release.
> Does this sound like a worthwhile idea?
It does sound like a great idea to me.
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