Subject: Re: [boost] [1.43][beta] Fix for MPL under gcc 4.5
From: Daniel James (dnljms_at_[hidden])
Date: 2010-04-23 02:21:40
On 23 April 2010 04:29, Aleksey Gurtovoy <agurtovoy_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> On Thu, 22 Apr 2010 03:10:30 -0500, Daniel James <dnljms_at_[hidden]> >>
>> The release process is quite different now. It seems to me that the
>> focus is to get a regular release with the more modest goal of being
>> an incremental improvement, rather than an 'all green' release.
> Like Robert, I don't see a conflict here. The "all green" part is exactly
> about incremental improvement: it says "this release is not worse than the
> previous one, except for these known issues". It was simply a concise,
> objective, easy-to-track and easy-to-explain criterion to keep us on
> track towards that goal.
I didn't claim that it conflicts, just that it isn't a requirement for
incremental improvement and that it slows down releases and increases
work for the release managers. It might be easy to track and explain,
but not necessarily to achieve.