Subject: Re: [boost] Let's not forget the release
From: James Sharpe (mail_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-06-08 09:09:12
On 8 Jun 2014 13:29, "John Maddock" <boost.regex_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> We don't have a viable release process in place yet, so we are going to
>> have to make at least minimal changes.
>> Straw man proposal:
>> * On the 16th, (i.e. little more than a week from now) we turn off
>> automatic sub-module master updates.
>> * From that point until the release ships, a new library master release
>> (with bug fixes only!) may be added manually to the Boost release by the
>> release managers at their discretion. They have to be asked explicitly.
>> * When the release ships, auto sub-module updates are turned back on.
> That sounds sensible to me, John.
Why do you need to stop the submodule updates for master? Surely the
correct thing to do is create a branch that targets the release.
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