[tex-live] TL'10 pretest trial
mpg at elzevir.fr
Sun Jul 4 21:32:46 CEST 2010
Le 04/07/2010 18:03, Philip Taylor (Webmaster, Ret'd) a écrit :
> Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard wrote:
>> Pretesters are expected to be advanced users, and to easily come and talk on the
>> TL list. When they do so, we help them installing if necessary. For now, we
>> didn't have so many questions about the pretesting process on the list (but many
>> bug reports about pretest, indicating we do have pretesters), so I guess the
>> explanations on the page are more or less suited to the average pretester.
> OK, fair enough : I am happy to accept that you and Norbert are confident
> that everything in the garden is rosy, and that feedback such as mine
> is either an indication that I am not an advanced user or that I feel
> inhibited in raising queries on the TL list.
Don't take me wrong: I'm not saying either of these. Your message left me with
the impression that you understand the download/installation process well enough
to give it a try, and I was just saying that if it is not the case, we'll
happily answer your questions here.
The page about pretest is only temporary and targeted at a specific audience. As
far as I am concerned, your feedback about the actual distro is much more
interesting than about this temporary page.
> I now start to remember why, each year that a new TeX Live
> pre-test is announced, I feel ever more reluctant to participate.
Your feedback about the distro is always welcome, as are your questions about
the pretest process if you have any.
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