We're currently scheduled to put out posts at Wednesday 1am Eastern time,
which is why I was asking.
Want to put out a call for additional packaging help on the -devel list a
On Tue, Mar 13, 2018 at 8:32 AM, Niels de Vos <nde...@redhat.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 13, 2018 at 07:48:15AM -0700, Amye Scavarda wrote:
> > Can we be assured that we'll have things settled in the SIG by tomorrow
> > that this can be consumed?
> The following steps need to happen before the packages are easily
> 1. packages need to be signed and pushed to the mirrors
> This is expected to happen tomorrow morning UK time.
> 2. centos-release-gluster40 needs to be included in CentOS Extras
> There is only a .el7 package for testing now, I'll do a .el6 package
> today too. These packages need to be signed+pushed to the mirrors,
> which we can request after (1) in the US afternoon.
> 3. (2) expects announcment emails to a CentOS list, in a particular
> format (see link in email below). I normally send out those emails
> and have the CentOS team review/approve them.
> As soon as (2) is done, users should be able to consume the packages as
> usual. At that time the email to annou...@gluster.org can be sent out.
> The announcement on the CentOS list (3) might be a little delayed as
> that depends on the availability of the CentOS team.
> > This is the biggest complaint we've gotten out of our last releases, not
> > being able to consume this.
> This time round, we already placed some packages in the gluster-4.0
> repositories. That made it possible to do some initial syncing to the
> mirrors, so we're less dependent on yet an other task that we need to
> request from the CentOS folks. The repositories have existed for a while
> without anyone asking/noticing about them, so this seems a workable
> optimization for next releases.
> Obviously doing the releases in the CentOS Storage SIG need someone to
> initiate and work through them. Currently Kaleb and I do all of these,
> and we welcome anyone who is serious about assisting with this!
> Any further questions?
> > - amye
> > On Tue, Mar 13, 2018 at 7:02 AM, Shyam Ranganathan <srang...@redhat.com>
> > wrote:
> > > On 03/13/2018 09:39 AM, Niels de Vos wrote:
> > > > On Mon, Mar 12, 2018 at 02:07:58PM -0700, Amye Scavarda wrote:
> > > >> Cool!
> > > >> We're ready to roll on this, here's our draft of the announcement:
> > > >> https://hackmd.io/meFTm1KtRkWTvR2nWUchvw?view
> > > >>
> > > >> Anything else you need from Shyam and I?
> > > >> We're targeting an announcement on Wednesday to make sure this can
> > > >> through the CentOS SIG.
> > > >
> > > > Announcements to the CentOS announce list are expected to have a
> > > > format. Last time I sent out this:
> > > > https://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos-announce/
> > > 2017-December/022692.html
> > > >
> > > > The 4.0 announcement will need to mention similar points, and then it
> > >
> > > I did not understand the above, the 4.0 announcement is as in the
> > > page above, are you suggesting we follow a CentOS (storage SIG)
> > > model? or, that we need to announce to gluster.org first and then you
> > > would follow it up with an announce to the CentOS SIG?
> > >
> > > > can have a link to the announcement that is available on gluster.org
> > > > somewhere.
> > > >
> > > > Thanks!
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