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Re: Are you brave enough to manage a Subversion release?

From: Daniel Shahaf <d.s_at_daniel.shahaf.name>
Date: Wed, 04 Jan 2012 00:54:36 +0200

First of all, thanks for your tireless RM work over the last few years.

On Tue, Jan 3, 2012, at 16:11, Hyrum K Wright wrote:
> written a lot of tooling and docs surrounding our release process.
> I'd like to give somebody relatively unfamiliar with that environment
> a chance to go through the process, to ensure all the required
> information is properly recorded. I'm happy to do some handholding as
...
> responsiveness to the community, familiarity with the project
> guidelines, and the ability and patience to herd cats / push string /

Secondly, as you say, there are two separate parts to the RM role: one
is the technical part --- creating tags, signing tarballs, sending
release announcement emails --- but the other is the community part ---
perhaps most obviously sending the periodical "Shall we roll a release
next week?" mails.
Received on 2012-01-03 23:55:09 CET

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