From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-11-30 11:57:40
Doug Gregor wrote:
> On Nov 26, 2007, at 8:24 AM, Beman Dawes wrote:
>> The merge into branches/release "from" point was the 1.34.1
>> release. The
>> "to" point was the trunk at revision 41356.
>> This is very similar to a traditional *branch* for release. The
>> effective difference is that a library can be easily reverted to
>> Hopefully, no libraries will have to be reverted. But we will do just
>> that for any libraries not ready in the next ten days. The Unresolved
>> Issues reports should now be reflecting the high-priority platforms
>> release managers will be using to make that determination.
> My nag scripts are still only nagging about unresolved issues on the
> trunk; shall I switch these over to the release branch, or perhaps
> send out nag e-mails for both trunk and release?
Good question. I hadn't really considered it before.
My initial reaction is wait a couple of days to give developers a chance
to merge any late fixes, then start nagging on both. Developers who
still have failures outstanding really do deserve to be pestered at this
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