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Re: Bits from the release team: full steam ahead towards buster




On Wed, 2018-04-18 at 11:16 +0500, Andrey Rahmatullin wrote:
> No, users and, I suspect, a large part of admins and developers cannot
> easily say which of two codenames is newer, and it doesn't matter what are
> those two codenames. Numeric versions are usually used to help with this,
> but not so much in Debian.

I've been developing a habit of writing both number and codename:
Debian 9 (stretch) and Debian 42 (billgates).

I think it would be a good habit for others as well, especially in
public-facing communication.

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