Release Dates for August
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Wed Apr 15 09:08:10 UTC 2015
Am Dienstag, 14. April 2015, 16.26:36 schrieb Jonathan Riddell:
This is your shadow speaking: thanks for bringing this up.
First question: what's the reason to squash the 15.08 release schedule?
Then then first two items in the 15.08 schedule still say 15.04 and February.
> I've put up my proposal for releases in August
> same format as currently, tagging on first Saturday, release on
> following Thursday, makes 5.13 on Thu August 6th.
> delayed a month to not clash with Akademy and allow Baloo to move to
> new format incompatible with kdelibs4 format
> beta tagged on Thursday 6th (same day as kf5.13 release)
> final tagged two weeks later on thursday 20th
> Simplified release cycle, beta 3 weeks before release, rc 2 weeks
> before, tagging 1 week before, all on Wednesdays.
> release on August 19th
> Any comments welcome (preferably on release-team@)
See above. I general I think it might make sense to squash it a bit but would
like to know the reason and idea behind it in particular.
And then what Albert wrote.
> On 30 March 2015 at 17:32, Jonathan Riddell <jr at jriddell.org> wrote:
> > Plasma 5.4 release schedule needs writing and keeping to our 3 months
> > would release in July. That puts the release during Akademy so it
> > needs shifting.
> > Baloo wants to move from Plasma to Frameworks. At the same time it
> > will get a shiny new database which makes it incompatible with baloo
> > for kdelibs4 so Dolphin will stop working until the Qt 5 version of
> > Dolphin comes out.
> > So here's a proposal to move Plasma to August when Applications is
> > presumably due to release. Aligning the schedules will allow the
> > move/incompatible nature of the Baloo changes to be all done together.
> > See dates with question mark on August on this calendar.
> > https://www.google.com/calendar/embed?src=031gkgqg1hjf8lcmj0em1d2sj8%40gr
> > oup.calendar.google.com&ctz=Europe/Madrid
> > Comments?
> > Jonathan
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