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Month: December 2011

Re: [trinity-users] Upgrades to TDE 3.5.13 ...

From: "Mag. Dr. Nikolaus Klepp" <office@...>
Date: Mon, 5 Dec 2011 20:34:55 +0100
Am Montag, 5. Dezember 2011 schrieb Timothy Pearson:
> >> Why not make a release, 3.5.14, in early January, after the move to
> >> Git and the rename thing is completed??
> >> Even if it cures only a small bunch of bugs, it will be good, in many
> >> respects.
> >
> > +1
> >
> > I like this idea
> Doing a release properly requires a little over a month dedicated to
> release tasks such as beta testing, compiling packages on all
> distributions, compiling release notes, etc.  Also, building binary
> packages is not cheap, in terms of both time (of our distribution
> maintainers) and money (to feed everyone's build computers with
> electricity).
> Releasing after the move to GIT would not cure a lot of the more stubborn
> bugs.  Additionally, due to the renaming of *KDE* strings, the
> distribution maintainers have some work to do in order to update their
> packaging files.  I don't want to place that kind of demand on our
> volunteer staff during the Christmas season, and then turn right around
> and demand the same thing a couple months later.
> Thoughts?

What if not the whole TDE gets released but "only" bugfixed packages? It's 
clear it won't work during transition and renaming phase, but when that is 
settled (probably with 3.5.14) I think it would be a lot easier.