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Re: branch 1.5?

From: Mark Phippard <markphip_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Jan 2008 19:58:03 -0500

On Jan 28, 2008 4:25 PM, David Glasser <glasser_at_davidglasser.net> wrote:
> I think we're ready to branch 1.5.
>
> It's not done yet, sure. There are still even some big decisions to
> make (include 2897? some back-compatibility things? etc). But we'll
> never be able to start stabilizing if every new subfeature has to be
> evaluated both as "is this worth having in Subversion?" and "is this
> worth having in 1.5?"
>
> I think that given the amount of work that is needed, we should have a
> relaxed approach to backporting until we're actually ready to roll a
> release candidate (either not using the STATUS system at all, or
> requiring just two votes (which can be on IRC), etc). But I think we
> are ready to branch, and free up trunk for non-1.5-related work.

This makes sense, let's do it. Starting the stabilization process and
freeing up trunk would both be good.

I propose we just pick a date/time. I will arbitrarily suggest
Wednesday Jan. 30th - 10:00 AM Pacific. If no one raises any
objections or counter proposals before then, make the branch.
Basically gives people all day tomorrow to speak up.

-- 
Thanks
Mark Phippard
http://markphip.blogspot.com/
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