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From Andrew McIntyre <mcintyr...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Planning for a 10.1 release
Date Wed, 25 May 2005 17:43:08 GMT
On May 24, 2005, at 6:29 PM, Army wrote:

> I should clarify.  The reason I was thinking that this should not be 
> documented as "official" yet is because the work I've done is based on 
> _working__drafts_ of the SQL/XML syntax--which means we run the risk 
> of the syntax changing in the near future.

I see. Not so much incomplete or experimental as "preliminary". I think 
that's even the word used in your original post. Sorry for the 

On May 24, 2005, at 9:04 PM, Daniel John Debrunner wrote:

> I think it's more than just quality and in fact Army never says 
> anything
> about "production quality".

Indeed he didn't, but I was using Army's patch as an example to respond 
generally to the suggestion that something that is "experimental" be 
added to a release (thus, before it is "ready".)

I think you said it best with:

> The release manager doesn't want to be endlessly delaying a release 
> waiting for one
> or more contributors to submit or finish patches.


Also, I plan on updating STATUS shortly with the collected feedback, 
it's more than a little out of date and could use some new info.


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