Subject: Re: [boost] [1.50.0] RELEASE BRANCH REOPENED (was: Beta schedule)
From: Beman Dawes (bdawes_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-05-23 09:04:30
On Wed, May 23, 2012 at 7:55 AM, lcaminiti <lorcaminiti_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> Daniel James-3 wrote
>> On 22 May 2012 23:46, Eric Niebler <eric@> wrote:
>>> Look for an email from us shortly. I'm taking it upon myself to reopen
>>> the release branch for BUG FIXES ONLY (no new libraries). Please get
>>> your changes in as soon as is convenient and prudent. It should be open
>>> for at least a week. Then we'll require release manager approval. Please
>>> be sure trunk tests are clean before merging anything, as usual.
>> I added a 'release branch closed' event to the calendar for next
>> Monday, which is a little less than a week, but we normally do these
>> things on Mondays. This is in no way final (I just picked a date), and
>> might be changed later.
> To confirm, does this mean that release is open for merging, including new
> features, until next Monday?
"BUG FIXES ONLY" does not include new features.
You can ask for permission to merge a new feature. If it has been
stable in trunk for awhile and is otherwise low risk, then we may OK a
merge. But we are playing catch up for a release that was supposed to
be done at the beginning of the month, so are trying to avoid anything
that will result in further delays.
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