Heads up: IcedTea6 1.4 is on the way
doko at ubuntu.com
Sun Jan 25 04:31:19 PST 2009
Andrew Haley schrieb:
> Matthias Klose wrote:
>> Lillian Angel schrieb:
>>> We plan on having a release sometime next week. I will be creating
>>> a candidate tarball/rpms tomorrow, and it will be run through the
>>> TCK over the weekend. Please be sure to push all your patches
>>> before 10am EST.
>> I'm disappointed about the style of release management. You do force work on
>> others on a very short notice. Given the vast diversity on configurations I'm
>> not sure how to do testing within this limited time.
> I think this is more of a mis-communication than anything else.
> Lillian's "announcement" was perhaps badly phrased; it's more of a
> This isn't a short time in which you have to get everything tested,
> it's just a short time in which to create a test tarball. From that
> time onward testing will take as long as it takes; it's not as though
> you have to test all your targets in the next 24 hours, or even the
> next week. The time for a release is just our estimate, based on our
> guess of home long all the testing will take.
thanks for the clarification.
> The plugin, in particular, has had a lot of fixes and our users need
> Do you have changes not yet committed that must be in the next
> Is there any reason not to snapshot the tree now?
No. It would be nice to know what kind of changes are accepted between the
snapshot and the release, but this can wait after a beer at FOSDEM.
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