From: Ilya Sokolov (fal_delivery_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-08-26 04:43:24
Beman Dawes wrote:
> Beman Dawes wrote:
>> Although it does look like we will be able to hold to a quarterly
>> release schedule, it is really doubtful we have enough resources to
>> issue point releases.
> This has firmed up: there will be no point releases until quarterly
> releases are working very smoothly and we have enough resources to
> integrate point releases into our quarterly workflow.
>> To get bug fixes into user's hands more quickly, should we provide hot
>> fixes when appropriate?
> I'm going to try providing some Filesystem patches to see if users find
> them helpful. I've tried to incorporate several comments from this
> thread into the instructions.
> See http://svn.boost.org/trac/boost/wiki/ReleasePractices/HotFixes
How is this different from providing an untested 'HotFixes' or
Boost list run by bdawes at acm.org, gregod at cs.rpi.edu, cpdaniel at pacbell.net, john at johnmaddock.co.uk