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From "Bernt M. Johnsen" <Bernt.John...@Sun.COM>
Subject Re: Bugfixing and 10.3 maintenance release
Date Wed, 03 Oct 2007 07:54:03 GMT
>>>>>>>>>>>> Kathey Marsden wrote (2007-10-01 16:50:18):
> I've been thinking quite a bit about the bug backlog  and was wondering 
> what it might take to get the community motivated to fix bugs. I decided 
> that what might really help is a maintenance release.  We already have 
> some valuable fixes in 10.3 which users have asked for.  If each 
> developer were willing to put in a couple more we could have a valuable 
> maintenance release in December.    Who would be willing to participate 
> if I were to volunteer to be release manager for a release December 
> 10?   By participate I mean would you be willing to make fixes or test 
> the release?  If we get enough community enthusiasm for the release I 
> think it is worth doing.


I think a 10.3 update release at the end of this year is a good thing
and not in conflict with a 10.4 feature release in Q1 2008. I will
also devote some time to fix a bug or two.

> Kathey

Bernt Marius Johnsen, Database Technology Group, 
Staff Engineer, Derby/Java DB
Sun Microsystems, Trondheim, Norway

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