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From Dave Fisher <dave2w...@comcast.net>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Release InstallApacheFlex 1.0 - RC2
Date Sat, 08 Sep 2012 18:53:39 GMT
Hi Om,

I'm checking the release. Where will I find your public key?

It must to be available in order to verify the download. You should add it to the project's
keys file here: 


It does need to be referenced from the download page when the time comes.

Thanks and Regards,

On Sep 7, 2012, at 5:00 PM, Om wrote:

> Hi folks,
> After the -1 bloodbath of the first VOTE, we are trying again :-)
> This is the first official release of the InstallApacheFlex AIR
> application.  The official Apache distribution is the source kit which can
> contains only source.
> The source distributions for Windows and Mac are available here:
> http://people.apache.org/~bigosmallm/installapacheflex_RC2/
> We are have binary distributions as a convenience for the respective
> platforms, available here:
> http://people.apache.org/~bigosmallm/installapacheflex_RC2/binaries/
> Along with the installer, we are releasing the 'badge installer' that can
> be embedded in our site as well as third-party websites.  Here is a preview:
> http://incubator.apache.org/flex/installer.html
> Here are the list of things fixed after the feedback received from the
> first vote:
> 1.  Removed mention of AS3CoreLib library in the NOTICE
> 2.  Cleaned up the LICENCE by removing unncessary stuff
> 3.  Removed ./src/assets/fonts/open-sans/Apache License Version 2.txt and
> merged the font license details into the LICENCE file.
> 4.  Removed IDE specific files - .project, etc. from the source distribution
> 5.  Removed unnecessary variables in build.properties file that were
> referencing the apache.org site.
> 6.  Created the following JIRA issues describing:
>    a.  Procedure for signing the InstallApacheFlex releases:
> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/FLEX-33186
>    b.  Explanation of how the preferred mirror urls are used when
> downloading Apache artifacts:
> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/FLEX-33187
> 7.  Fixed problem which cause installation to be aborted after attempting
> to download the swfobject files.
> 8.  Fixed issue with the source package creation process which was causing
> the fonts and png files to get corrupted.  This should fix the various
>    related compilation issues.
> 9.  The prerequiste "/common" project is now being distributed in the
> source package as well.
> 10. Cleaned up the READme file to include more comprehensive information
> about the build process.  Fixed multiple typos.
> 11. Created a new RELEASE_GUIDE file that describes the process to release
> InstallApacheFlex
> 12. Cleaned up issues that showed up in the rat.report.
> 13. Moved the READme file to the top level in the source distribution
> package.
> 14. Added a 'Disclaimer' link in the Installer app that points to the
> disclaimer page here:
> http://incubator.apache.org/flex/installer-disclaimer.html
> Before voting please review the section,
> "What are the ASF requirements on approving a release?", at
> http://www.apache.org/dev/release.html#approving-a-release
> Please vote to approve this release:
> [ ] +1 Approve the release
> [ ] -1 Veto the release (please provide specific comments)
> This vote will be open for at least 72 hours.
> Regards,
> Om & Erik
> Apache Flex PPMC members + Release managers

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