Hi Folks, I'm afraid I've been otherwise occupied and not been able to spend enough time on this. Thankfully, Vaibhav Gumashta has volunteered to take this on and be the RM for 1.2.2 . He'll follow up on the process as it goes forward.
Thanks, -Sushanth On Tue, May 3, 2016 at 4:32 PM, Sushanth Sowmyan <khorg...@gmail.com> wrote: > Hi All, > > It has been nearly a year now since 1.2.1 was released, and I said > then that I would keep the branch open for further bugfixes with a > view of making another 1.2.2 stability upgrade release. There have > been 64 such patches committed since then. > > I think it's time we revisited that and looked to making a 1.2.2 > release to reflect 1.2.1 + all these updates, and I will go ahead and > start rolling out release candidates after next weekend(May 16th) > unless anyone has any objections. > > If anyone wants to get in any other patches before then, please feel > free to do so. The original restrictions for commits to branch-1.2, > that of no breaking changes, no db changes and no large features still > applies, and I'll do a full test verification before pushing it out. > If anyone has any patches that they think will take longer than next > week, but are important fixes that need to be in this, please ping me. > I will edit the wiki ( > https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/Hive/Hive+1.2+Release+Status > ) to reflect this. > > Thanks, > -Sushanth