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Don't release betas?

Posted by: Anonymous Coward on June 13, 2005 03:08 AM
Well, there goes MythTV, then.

And *lots* of other code.

The short answer is that you can't *not* call it beta until you've had a wide enough audience test it, and if you're an OpenSource project, releasing is the only way to do that. You don't have to *call* it beta, but it's more intellectually honest to do so, IMHO.

I was the original author there; I see I didn't sign my message. Oops.

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