Proposed adjustments to our release cycles

Torgny Nyblom nyblom at
Mon Jun 18 17:47:50 UTC 2012

On Monday 18 June 2012 19.08.33 Albert Astals Cid wrote:
> El Dilluns, 18 de juny de 2012, a les 06:36:33, Martin Gräßlin va escriure:
> > On Monday 18 June 2012 00:26:13 Albert Astals Cid wrote:
> > > My concerns:
> > >  * Need more people to do the tarball packaging/releasing (since if you
> > > 
> > > propose to release that often you can't expect the same person to be doing
> > > packages almost weekly or byweekly given the release dates won't probably
> > > align)
> > 
> > I would say we need proper Jenkins support for that. It must be as simple as
> > clicking one button to have the tarball fall out of the CI system and
> > already know whether it compiles or not.
> This is cool, i totally support that, just don't see it there, do we have any 
> volunteer for the work?

I'm working on it :)

websites/build-kde-org development branch

Here are the scripts that are supposed to be used for the new Jenkins
install that is cooking.
Together with either the traditional packaging scripts or the new that 
Allen has been working on the plan is to allow packaging to be done 
automatically and periodically. Ideally each package will then be the 
base of a build + test run.


More information about the release-team mailing list