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Subject: Re: [boost] [1.50.0] Beta schedule
From: Eric Niebler (eric_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-05-22 21:19:28

On 5/22/2012 5:42 PM, lcaminiti wrote:
> Beman Dawes wrote
>> C++Now! is history, so it is high time to get the 1.50.0 beta out the
>> door.
>> Branches/release is now closed for all changes except by permission
>> from a release manager.
>> Unless there are strong objections, I suggest we close
>> branches\release for all changes next Monday, May 28, and ship the
>> beta release as soon after that as a RC can be built and tested.
>> I'm about to post a separate message discussing the length of beta
>> periods.
> I'm sorry I missed this... Do I have time to merge Boost.ScopeExit,
> LocalFunction, IdentityType and OverloadedFunction over this weekend? These
> changes have been stable in the trunk for a while and I just need to do a
> svn merge for them.

Could you characterize the changes? Are they new libraries (then no),
new features to existing libraries (hold these until the release
managers have discussed the issue further), or just bug fixes (then go

Eric Niebler
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