Build 24 promotion and the Mercurial Transition Status
dalibor.topic at googlemail.com
Sun Dec 2 22:44:28 UTC 2007
Kelly O'Hair wrote:
> Build 24 and the Mercurial Transition Status:
> * We are finishing up our Mercurial dryrun this week.
> In the next few days, all the repositories at
> will be re-initialized, making them unrelated to the previous
> experimental ones.
> They will contain the official starting sources, which will be the
> same sources
> we started the dryrun with, and the same as Build 23, so don't be
> to see developer changes, yet.
> * Once we have the official jdk7 repositories, we will creating
> potential Build 24
> bits (probably on Mon or Tues), and our release engineering team
> will have these
> bits go through some very basic testing before we officially
> promote them and
> declare Build 24 done. The release engineering team will be
> creating some
> mercurial tags and pushing them into the master jdk7 repositories
> to label
> Build 24 when the promotion happens, hopefully Tues or Wed next week.
> * Internally, we'll need a few days after that to get ourselves
> re-setup for
> developers to start doing pushes into their team repositories for
> Build 25.
> Since all these team areas are available at
> everyone should start seeing the jdk7 development 'live', as it
> * It's not clear when the first team integration into the master
> jdk7 area for
> Build 25 will happen. We are still trying to nail down some of our
> procedures on how team integrations will work, and we'll probably
> adjust them
> over time.
Thank you very much for your hard work (and the team's!) on making the
transition happen. I'm looking forward to the commit, patch & review flood!
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