RFE: Retire Fedora Core 4 only _after_ FC6 has been released.

Stuart Ellis stuart at elsn.org
Wed Jan 18 20:16:43 UTC 2006

On Thu, 2006-01-19 at 01:03 +0530, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
> Jeff Spaleta wrote:
> >On 1/18/06, Rahul Sundaram <sundaram at redhat.com> wrote:
> >  
> >
> >>I am open to suggestions.
> >>    
> >>
> >
> >
> >Use North American downhill skiing trail terminology:
> >
> >Fedora test releases are the black diamond ski trails of the Fedora ski area.
> >Wikipedia says:
> >"Black diamond: A black diamond indicates that a trail is among the
> >most difficult at a given mountain. Trails marked with black diamonds
> >are generally steeper than those with other ratings, and they may or
> >may not be groomed."
> >
> >I do so very much like the phrase "may or may not be groomed" in that
> >definition.
> >
> >Rawhide outside of a test release is clearly double black diamond if
> >not off trail.
> >
> Not  a bad idea to call the test releases with such a name. Fedora Core 
> 5 Black Diamond Release 3. I like the sound of it.

Agreed - "black diamond" for test releases is a very neat idea: cool
name and obvious visual identifier in one package.


Stuart Ellis

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