On Tue, Jan 30, 2018 at 3:40 AM, Shyam Ranganathan <srang...@redhat.com>
> I have posted an initial draft version of the release notes here .
> I would like to *suggest* the following contributors to help improve and
> finish the release notes by 06th Feb, 2017. As you read this mail, if
> you feel you cannot contribute, do let us know, so that we can find the
> appropriate contributors for the same.
> NOTE: Please use the release tracker to post patches that modify the
> release notes, the bug ID is *1539842* (see ).
> 1) Aravinda/Kotresh: Geo-replication section in the release notes
> 2) Kaushal/Aravinda/ppai: GD2 section in the release notes
> 3) Du/Poornima/Pranith: Performance section in the release notes
https://review.gluster.org/19535 is posted for EC changes.
> 4) Amar: monitoring section in the release notes
> Following are individual call outs for certain features:
> 1) "Ability to force permissions while creating files/directories on a
> volume" - Niels
> 2) "Replace MD5 usage to enable FIPS support" - Ravi, Amar
> 3) "Dentry fop serializer xlator on brick stack" - Du
> 4) "Add option to disable nftw() based deletes when purging the landfill
> directory" - Amar
> 5) "Enhancements for directory listing in readdirp" - Nithya
> 6) "xlators should not provide init(), fini() and others directly, but
> have class_methods" - Amar
> 7) "New on-wire protocol (XDR) needed to support iattx and cleaner
> dictionary structure" - Amar
> 8) "The protocol xlators should prevent sending binary values in a dict
> over the networks" - Amar
> 9) "Translator to handle 'global' options" - Amar
>  github link to draft release notes:
>  Initial gerrit patch for the release notes:
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