Subject: XFree86 3.1.1?
To: Ken Hornstein <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Matthieu Herrb <email@example.com>
Date: 02/07/1995 09:01:22
You wrote (in your message from Mon 6)
> Ok, can somebody explain this to me?
> I ftp to ftp.xfree86.org, and I get notice that it is open only to official
> 3.1.1 mirrors. I say "ah, so XFree86 3.1.1 is out". I try all mirrors - they
> only have 3.1 (This is on Friday).
XFree86 3.1.1 will be released on Wednesday. It includes
official fixes 07-11 from the X Consortium so the release cannot
happen before the X Consortium release.
On the other hand, the volume carried by full mirror sites is huge
(360 Mo) so it takes some time to have all of them ready.