Dirk Mueller mueller at
Tue Jan 19 23:08:53 CET 2010

On Friday 08 January 2010, Tom Albers wrote:

> Your frustration is noted and we will try to inform you next time. In this
> case the problem was detected based on the rc1 tarballs. The time between
> tagging RC1 and the release is very, very limited, just a couple of hours.
> The simple option in this case was to increase the dependency...
> In my opinion that is exactly what a RC is for, finding these problems,
> find a fix before the final release. If a developer does not like the fix,
> he can still fix it before final. But again, we failed to communicate to
> you, a simple message 'Hi Alex, we fixed it temporary, but you might want
> to review our solution' should have been send.
> Hope this clarifies,


absolutely. Thanks Tom for finding the right words. 


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