I like this idea... 4.1.3 and 4.1.4 in the near-term, and then 4.2.0 in early 2017. Feels like a good rhythm to aim for.
Phil On Sep 15, 2016 15:14, "Marcus" <marcus.m...@wtnet.de> wrote: > Am 09/15/2016 05:44 PM, schrieb Pedro Giffuni: > >> I am rather amazed by the idea of 4.1.4, shouldn't we release >> 4.2.0 instead? I mean ... >> >> - I thought the idea behind 4.1.3 was to make a quick fix for >> 4.1.2 and to give more time for the 4.2.0 release process. >> - the code in trunk has over two years of development and is >> more secure than what lives in the 41* branch. It is rather >> disappointing to not see the code out sooner. >> >> I believe you should continue as Release Manager for 4.1.4, >> or 4.2.0; the changes for 4.1.3 will already have to be >> included in future releases and we could benefit from the >> momentum of the dot release. Your vacations should also >> not be a problem as other people are likely to be in >> vacations during December as well. >> > > I still think we should put more QA effort into a 4.2.0 as we have changed > to many things. I cannot remember anymore which libraryies we have changed > in the last time. So, at least this is a risk in my eyes that deserves much > more attention. > > Up to now I think tests where done here and there, e.g., when using a > 4.2.0 dev build for daily tasks. But I would like to see more efforts for > deeper tests before release this. > > So, a fast 4.1.3 and a 4.1.4 still this year *and* then a 4.2.0 for the > beginning of next year (new year, new game ;-) ) would be a nice outlook. > And as an additional advantage - when we agree on this - this roadmap that > can be published, too. *) > > However, my 2ct. > > > > *) Just a note for everyone: > Discussing a topic here on a public mailing list does *not* mean that it > is automatically published. > > It's the result of a discussion that can be declared published (here on > this mailing list) or made published (e.g., with a blog post). I think I'm > not the only one who makes a fine but clear difference bewteen "something > is public" and "something is published". Just wanted to mention this. ;-) > > Marcus > > > --------------------------------------------------------------------- > To unsubscribe, e-mail: dev-unsubscr...@openoffice.apache.org > For additional commands, e-mail: dev-h...@openoffice.apache.org > >