preparing a icedtea-1.3 release?
doko at ubuntu.com
Mon Sep 29 10:58:29 PDT 2008
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Lillian Angel schrieb:
> Mark Wielaard wrote:
>> On Sun, 2008-09-28 at 17:48 +0200, Matthias Klose wrote:
>>> The last icedtea release 1.2 (bases on b09) was four months ago. I
>>> would like to
>>> prepare a 1.3 release based ob b12. are there currently outstanding
>> Good idea. There have been lots of improvements since the last official
>> 1.2 release. Including various security and crasher issues, that we
>> really should make sure are picked up by the various distros.
>>> - general?
>> I would like to get the better version reporting in that you and andrew
>> suggested. Andrew already has something in icedtea.
>>> - cacao?
>>> - icedtea plugin?
>>> - zero/shark?
>> Lets make sure that cacao and zero/shark are synced and the default
>> configure options set. Deepak, do you feel the liveconnect/icedteaplugin
>> support is ready for being enabled by default?
>>> If possible I aim for a release candidate for the next weekend and
>>> for a final
>>> release in about two weeks.
>> I'll work on some release notes to summarize all the new stuff.
> I would like to wait until we have the PulseAudio work integrated and,
> if possible, Deepak's LiveConnect work.
LiveConnect is disabled by default, so that should be fine (although a working
LiveConnect would be very welcome).
How invasive are the PulseAudio changes, how well is it tested, can it be turned
off like the icedtea plugin? The trunk is currently relatively stable.
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