REMINDER: IMPORTANT: Rampdown / stabilization of 8u20 for milestone M2
kevin.rushforth at oracle.com
Fri Feb 21 07:53:33 PST 2014
As a reminder: We are approaching the M2 freeze as described in #5
below. All approved (see #4) changesets for the M2 milestone build
should be pushed by 11:00 PM Pacific time on Sunday, Feb 23.
Kevin Rushforth wrote:
> Hi OpenJFX committers,
> After this coming Monday's FX build, which will go into 8u20-b02, we
> will start ramping down for our M2 milestone build (aka 8u20-b03).
> This particular milestone is important for the embedded platform. As a
> result, you will need to observe the following rules for any commit.
> 1) Sunday, Feb 16 at 11:00 pm Pacific time: All planned changes for
> b02 should be in (our test build is scheduled to start at 11pm that
> day). The usual rules apply for changesets pushed prior to that time.
> 2) All changesets that are pushed after 11:00 pm Pacific time on
> Sunday, Feb 16 will need additional scrutiny to go in. In addition to
> your normal reviewer you must get a "+1" from one of the following,
> even if you would normally do a post-commit review:
> Daniel Blaukopf
> Steve Northover
> Kevin Rushforth
> Lisa Selle
> 3) Monday, Feb 17: We will do our usual "(In)Sanity Testing" and then
> hand off the bits to release engineering for 8u20-b02.
> 4) Week of Feb 17 - 14: Bug fixes can go in subject to the extra
> approval noted above, but please hold off making any risky changes
> until after M2.
> 5) Sunday, Feb 23 at 11:00 pm Pacific time: We will do a soft freeze,
> during which time we will be locked except for critical issues
> discovered during testing, for b03 (milestone M2).
> 6) Monday, Feb 24: We will do our usual "(In)Sanity Testing", with
> extra emphasis on testing anything that changed after b02, and then
> hand off the bits to release engineering for 8u20-b03.
> 7) I will send a subsequent announcement as to when the repo is "open
> for normal business".
> Thank you.
> -- Kevin
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