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From Chris Berry <chriswbe...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Graduation
Date Mon, 27 Oct 2008 17:20:12 GMT
I was under the impression that graduation == 1.0.
-- Chris

On Oct 27, 2008, at 9:54 AM, Garrett Rooney wrote:

> On Mon, Oct 27, 2008 at 10:50 AM, Chris Berry  
> <chriswberry@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Only one question. Has anyone run Abdera 0.4.X through a serious
>> load/stability test?
>> I ask this because we are still on 0.3.0 which had some very large  
>> memory
>> leaks that we've patched (and sent info about to Abdera).
>> And we have not yet upgraded to 0.4.X because we were waiting for  
>> it to
>> stabilize and most bugs to get expunged.
>> But mostly because upgrading will not be trivial as the API changed  
>> a great
>> deal between 0.3 and 0.4.
>> Given this history, it might be prudent that Abdera get that sort  
>> of test
>> prior to 1.0 ?
>> We would do it, but as I said, are still at 0.3.0. (And one should  
>> use a
>> relatively real world app to load test with)
>> All that said, we are very eager to see the graduation, which should
>> indicate that the API is relatively fixed.
> Let me reiterate:  Graduation has NOTHING to do with technical
> readiness for any given release.  It is simply moving the project from
> the incubator to its own top level ASF project.  There is no
> indication that any API is finalized when we graduate, there is no
> need to do a special release, etc.
> That isn't to say that all of the things you're mentioning shouldn't
> be done, of course they should be.  It's just to say that graduation
> is about the state of the project's community, and is largely
> orthogonal to the state of the actual code.
> -garrett

S'all good  ---   chriswberry at gmail dot com

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