Thank you Sebb! These are good questions and suggestions. We were following
a template we used before. We will try to improve the template to add more
descriptions and also more info on subsequent releases.
On Fri, Aug 11, 2017 at 11:47 AM, sebb <seb...@gmail.com> wrote:
> What is the project about? Why should I be interested in it?
> [rhetorical questions]
> The Announce emails are sent to people not on the developer or user lists.
> Most will have no idea what the project is about.
> So the e-mails should contain at least brief details of what the
> product does, and some info on why the new release might be of
> interest to them.
> Readers should not have to click the link to find out the basic information
> (although of course it is useful to have such links for further detail).
> Please can you add that information to future announce mails?
> On 11 August 2017 at 17:55, JV Jujjuri <jujj...@apache.org> wrote:
> > The Apache BookKeeper team is proud to announce Apache BookKeeper version
> > 4.5.0.
> > This is the fifth release of BookKeeper as an Apache Top Level Project!
> > The 4.5.0 release incorporates hundreds of new fixes, improvements, and
> > features since previous major release, 4.4.0, which was released over a
> > ago.
> > It is a big milestone in Apache BookKeeper community, converging from
> > main branches (Salesforce, Twitter and Yahoo).
> > For BookKeeper release details and downloads, visit:
> > http://bookkeeper.apache.org/releases/
> > BookKeeper 4.5.0 Release Notes are at:
> > http://bookkeeper.apache.org/docs/4.5.0/overview/releaseNotes/
> > We would like to thank all the contributors that made the release
> > Regards,
> > The Apache BookKeeper Team