On 18.10.2016 16:38, Evgeny Kotkov wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> Our last Subversion 1.9.4 release happened about six months ago, and we
> have several important fixes waiting to be released.
> I plan to roll 1.9.5 this Thursday, on October 20th. So please wrap up
> any nomination/voting for things that you'd like included.
>>> Any reason why we might also want to prepare 1.8.17? I don't think that
>>> we had any security or critical bugfixes in the 1.8.x branch.
>> Nothing really critical, IIRC. But it has been 6 months by now with no
>> bugfix release. So, it would be nice to demonstrate that 1.8.x is still
>> being supported ...
> I would be happy to roll both of the tarballs, if that's what everyone
> feels like doing. But just to be sure — are there any other opinions about
> also releasing 1.8.17?
We should at least go through the 1.8.x STATUS and CHANGES to see what's
in the queue.