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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-07-16 10:50:44

Beman Dawes <bdawes_at_[hidden]> writes:

> At 08:36 PM 7/15/2003, David Abrahams wrote:
> >Beman Dawes <bdawes_at_[hidden]> writes:
> >
> >...
> >
> >> Hum... You must be seeing some way of getting a 1.30.1 release out
> >> that eludes me. What would go into 1.30.1?
> >
> >Exactly what's on the end of the RC_1_30_0 branch plus whatever
> >additional small fixes were deemed important and can be applied in a
> >day or two; release to happen in a week.
> Ah! That is much more doable.
> >> Who will act as release manager?
> >
> >I guess I'd have to reluctantly volunteer, now that I've suggested it.
> Sounds like you just talked your way into a new job:-)
> So a schedule might look something like the following?
> -- 1.30.1 - Selected bug fixes only (details up to release manager).
> Schedule: a week or two from now

I would be more hard-*ssed about it. A week.

> -- 1.31.0 - New library, breaking interface changes, many fixes.
> Schedule: TBA, but work is basically already well underway.

Sounds fine to me. The only issue remaining is how we can get the
testing infrastructure to start testing RC_1_30_0. I would like to
see the results of a round of testing on the current CVS state of that
branch before we commit to a 1.30.1 release, just to make sure it's

Dave Abrahams
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