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From: Daniel Frey (daniel.frey_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-08-06 10:34:25

Beman Dawes wrote:
> At 01:18 PM 8/5/2003, Daryle Walker wrote:
> >I read on an eXtreme Programming Wiki web-page that the release
> >procedure should be automated with a script. This lowers the chance
> >that the release procedure has secret steps that only one person knows.
> > Maybe we should strive for that.
> Yes. It may be easier to script everything if we move the web hosting to
> SourceForge, which is under active consideration. (The current
> procedures use some GUI steps that don't script easily, and the current
> host doesn't allow shell access.)

What about release candidates? It wouldn't hurt to have someone else
look at it before calling it a release and it's quite easy to do. All it
costs is some time, but I think we should invest a few days in more
stable releases. Also, it's orthogonal to scripting the release
procedure. :)

Regards, Daniel

Daniel Frey
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