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Re: Draft: simple update description guidelines



Michael Schwendt wrote:
On Thu, 29 Jan 2009 08:22:14 +0000, Richard wrote:

On Wed, 2009-01-28 at 19:00 +0100, Michael Schwendt wrote:
 No, because they won't cherry-pick updates anyway. They expect the
package maintainers (== the distribution vendor) to offer updates
that just work.
You ever watched a user using Fedora on a 56k dial up connection?

Yes, they are being killed by having to download the frequently changing
metadata already. That's why they choose different distributions.

Is that our new primary target group?

Speaking for myself, I can't really switch distributions every time I end up with a slow connections. If I get to cherry pick easily, then I can bear with it, till the time, I get back on a fast track.

Rahul


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