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Subject: Re: [boost] 1.58.1 bugfix release necessary?
From: Tim Blechmann (tim_at_[hidden])
Date: 2015-04-27 01:18:39

>>> What is would be the difference between creating a bug fix release
>>> presumably
>>> called 1.58.1 and just expediting release 1.59 ?
>> From a Linux user's perspective: A 1.58 would never ship with one of the
>> common Linux distributions, if a 1.58.1 were available. But it might, if a
>> 1.58 would not exist.
> Hmmm - if 1.59 were available - would 1.58 ship?

ubuntu 15.04 was released this month and provides boost 1.55.

if 1.59 is released (or packaged) after the 'feature freeze', it will
not be allowed to go in. if 1.58 is packaged and 1.58.1 is released
after the 'feature freeze', it will go in as bugfix.

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