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Re: Release announcement subject lines

From: Daniel Shahaf <danielsh_at_apache.org>
Date: Wed, 23 Dec 2015 09:04:50 +0000

Branko Čibej wrote on Tue, Dec 22, 2015 at 14:46:56 +0100:
> On 21.12.2015 15:45, Daniel Shahaf wrote:
> > Andreas Stieger wrote on Sun, Dec 20, 2015 at 17:27:12 +0100:
> >> Hi,
> >>
> >> Daniel Shahaf wrote:
> >>> Perhaps the subject line of release announcements should indicate
> >>> whether that release includes a security fix?
> >> Desirable as from distribution point of view (if we didn't already know through private pre-disclosures)
> >>
> > Where is the template generating that subject line? I don't see
> > it in tools/.
>
> I don't think anything generates the subject line. release.py will
> generate the text of the message, but not the subject. This would best
> be documented in the community guide.

r1721507.

I notice our news items (e.g., [1]) have no mention whatsoever of
security issues; it'd be nice to fix this, too... Anyone volunteers?

Cheers,

Daniel

[1] https://subversion.apache.org/news#news-20151215-1
Received on 2015-12-23 11:05:15 CET

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