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From Rohit Yadav <>
Subject Re: ACS 4.5 Release [URGENT]
Date Wed, 11 Mar 2015 08:42:18 GMT
Alright, I'll add an upgrade path and change pom versions.

To ask for other pending issues I'll start another discussion thread.

On Wednesday 11 March 2015 01:53 PM, Sebastien Goasguen wrote:
> On Mar 11, 2015, at 9:03 AM, Erik Weber <> wrote:
>> On Tue, Mar 10, 2015 at 5:27 PM, Wido den Hollander <> wrote:
>>> Hash: SHA1
>>> On 03/10/2015 04:56 PM, David Nalley wrote:
>>>> So 4.5.0 has shipped - it's been propogated to hundreds of
>>>> mirrors, and undoing that is not trivial. IMO, we should patch, and
>>>> kick out another RC for 4.5.1 (or I suppose)
>>>> Version numbers are cheap to increment.
>>> But shall we stay away from building packages then? 4.5.0 will simply
>>> not be released in DEB or RPM format.
>> Is there anything that prevents us from releasing the 4.5.0 packages with
>> the patch?
> We don't want to do this.
> 4.5.0 is an official source release of cloudstack. That means that it has been voted.
By voting we actually transfer the liability to the ASF not the individuals.
> The way I understand it, if someone ever wanted to sue cloudstack, they would sue the
ASF not us.
> That's also why a package is not an official artifacts of our release process.
> The system is working well here, we identify a critical bug, unfortunately after voting
4.5.0. But 4.5.0 is not bug free anyway.
> Nothing prevents us from shipping 4.5.1 quickly , we just need to make sure that folks
who might be affected by the bug don't get onto 4.5.0 or have an upgrade path.
>> --
>> Erik

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