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Re: bootstrap problem with union Lisp_Object

From: Chong Yidong
Subject: Re: bootstrap problem with union Lisp_Object
Date: Sat, 17 Dec 2005 00:46:41 -0500
User-agent: Gnus/5.11 (Gnus v5.11) Emacs/22.0.50 (gnu/linux)

"Richard M. Stallman" <address@hidden> writes:

> Does that mean we have to abandon the practice of making pretests and
> releases with all bugs fixed?  Many people are taking that for granted.
> I have been hoping, rather, to convince people to do more fixing
> so that we could maintain our old standards.

GCC, Firefox, Linux, and many other projects use a "critical
regressions only" policy to get releases out more quickly.  I've never
heard anyone complaining about this practice, whereas many people are
dissatisfied with the slow rate of Emacs releases.

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