Late to respond, but +1 to this decision.
On Fri, Feb 9, 2018 at 2:26 AM, Jean-Baptiste Onofré <j...@nanthrax.net>
> Hi guys,
> due to BEAM-3519 , I cancel RC2.
> We have to shade netty version in the IOs to avoid issue with netty
> version in
> runners (Spark in that case).
> We gonna work on a fix (I should be pretty fast), and I will cut a RC3 when
> cherry-pick on release-2.3.0 branch.
>  https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/BEAM-3519
> On 02/08/2018 06:37 AM, Jean-Baptiste Onofré wrote:
> > Hi everyone,
> > Please review and vote on the release candidate #2 for the version
> 2.3.0, as
> > follows:
> > [ ] +1, Approve the release
> > [ ] -1, Do not approve the release (please provide specific comments)
> > The complete staging area is available for your review, which includes:
> > * JIRA release notes ,
> > * the official Apache source release to be deployed to dist.apache.org
> > which is signed with the key with fingerprint C8282E76 ,
> > * all artifacts to be deployed to the Maven Central Repository ,
> > * source code tag "v2.3.0-RC2" ,
> > * website pull request listing the release and publishing the API
> > manual .
> > * Java artifacts were built with Maven 3.3.9 and Oracle JDK 1.8.0_111.
> > * Python artifacts are deployed along with the source release to the
> > dist.apache.org .
> > The vote will be open for at least 72 hours. It is adopted by majority
> > with at least 3 PMC affirmative votes.
> > Thanks,
> > JB
> > 
> > https://issues.apache.org/jira/secure/ReleaseNote.jspa?
> >  https://dist.apache.org/repos/dist/dev/beam/2.3.0/
> >  https://dist.apache.org/repos/dist/release/beam/KEYS
> >  https://repository.apache.org/content/repositories/
> >  https://github.com/apache/beam/tree/v2.3.0-RC2
> >  https://github.com/apache/beam-site/pull/381
> Jean-Baptiste Onofré
> Talend - http://www.talend.com