On Tuesday 10 April 2007 18:12, Philipp von Weitershausen wrote:
> - I think we need to tag all individual packages as well.
> - If so, WHO tags them? (I would hope that we can determine
> maintainers for each zope.* package who will start maintaining the
> release cycles of the individual packages). Tagging basically also
> means updating setup.py.
> - Who physically creates the eggs and uploads them to the CheeseShop
> and/or download.zope.org?
> - That last point raises another question: Do we upload things to the
> CheeseShop, to download.zope.org or to both?
Reading those questions convinced me that we are not ready for an egg-based
release. The overhead for the release manager is far too great. even with the
simple approach it took about 0.5-1 day; I would think it takes more than
I think we need some tools for this first. something that allows us to say:
for packages x, y, and z do the following: Create a tag, change setup.py, and
then create the egg. If we do not have this tool, every release will be a
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