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From: Douglas Gregor (gregod_at_[hidden])
Date: 2001-10-17 13:30:49

On Wednesday 17 October 2001 12:45, you wrote:
> The Boost Graph Library book about to be published by Addison-Wesley will
> include a CD containing the entire Boost distribution.
> The plan is to aim for a release at the end of the month, and this will be
> the one included in the book. Tentative target date the 30th.
> My personal feeling is that we should aim for a bug-fix only release, and
> hold addition of any new libraries until the following release.

I wondering if for this release we should be more rigid in our pre-release
procedures. Every Boost release is important, but this one will be available
for a long time without us having the ability to directly update it, so any
bug will come back to haunt us over and over again.

I would suggest a feature freeze within the next few days (the 20th?), and
then the remaining time would be used for bug fixes only, and hopefully we
would have a greater frequency of regression testing within that period.


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