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From Martijn Kruithof ...@kruithof.xs4all.nl>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Release Ant 1.7.0 beta1
Date Wed, 02 Aug 2006 13:47:54 GMT
Still on holidays,

Still +1

Martijn


Antoine Levy-Lambert wrote:

>Hello Kev,
>
>+1
>
>Antoine
>
>Kev Jackson wrote:
>  
>
>>After some off-list negotiations, Antoine and myself are agreeing to
>>be co-release managers of Ant 1.7.
>>
>>I will personally build 1.7.0beta1 or pre-release and post the
>>distribution on people.apache.org/~kevj for testing/evaluation by
>>Friday next week (29th July).
>>
>>This pre-release/beta will be based on svn trunk as it stands next week -
>>
>>Antoine commits himself to building/releasing the next beta, and we
>>will make a rota afterwards (maybe not systematically alternating),
>>but we'll work something out.
>>
>>The following issues need to be resolved until then :
>>
>>   - ManifestTest (I noticed that recent changes caused this to fail,
>>but I haven't had time recently to look into it or report it - sorry
>>my bad)
>>   - svn antlib gump breaks (not sure if this is config issue as it
>>used to work fine)
>>   - Stuff still on the wiki [1]
>>
>>Do you agree with this plan
>>
>>[ ] Yes
>>
>>[ ] No
>>
>>-------------------------------------------------------
>>
>>Parallel to this, we should discuss other issues :
>>
>>Whether or not we want to create an Ant 1.7 branch in SVN and when -
>>Antoine has mentioned that although this is stated in the release
>>instructions document, that some people were unhappy with branching
>>immediately - so this needs to be figured out.
>>
>>We also need to discuss which (if any) of the antlibs will be released
>>at the same time as Ant 1.7.  I think that we should at least release
>>the svn antlib (if we can get a clean gump build!) as it's one of the
>>most requested features.
>>
>>Also I notice that the WHATSNEW is apparently incorrect, there is
>>mention of a <libraries> task in it, but Steve suggested we point
>>people to ivy and/or maven2, so this confusion over the libraries task
>>(in or out) needs to be cleaned up/removed from the WHATSNEW document.
>>
>>Thanks
>>(I'm quaking in my boots with responsibility now that I've committed
>>to do this :) )
>>
>>Kev
>>
>>[1] http://wiki.apache.org/ant/Ant17/Planning
>>
>>-- 
>>"Man is truly free only among equally free men" - Michael Bakunin
>>
>>
>>    
>>
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