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From Alex Harui <aha...@adobe.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Apache Flex FalconJX 0.0.2 RC4
Date Fri, 18 Jul 2014 06:19:50 GMT
+1 (binding)
Package 
https://dist.apache.org/repos/dist/dev/flex/falcon/0.0.2/rc4/apache-flex-fa
lconjx-0.0.2-src.tar.gz
Java 1.7
OS: Mac OS X x86_64 10.8.5
Source kit signatures match: y
Source kit builds: y
README is ok: y
README_JX is ok: y
RELEASE_NOTES is ok: y
RELEASE_NOTES_JX is ok: y
NOTICE is ok: y
NOTICE_JX is ok: y
LICENSE is ok: y
No unapproved licenses or archives: y
No unapproved binaries: y




On 7/12/14 7:45 AM, "Alex Harui" <aharui@adobe.com> wrote:

>Hi,
>
>This is vote for the second (0.0.2) release of the FalconJX (and Falcon)
>compilers.  I am not proposing a separate Falcon-only release package at
>this time.  The only purpose of the FalconJX packages are to serve as
>upstream packages for the FlexJS release.
>
>The release candidate can be found here;
>https://dist.apache.org/repos/dist/dev/flex/falcon/0.0.2/rc4/
>
>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
>
>At a minimum you would be expected to check that:
>- MD5 and signed packages are correct
>- README, RELEASE_NOTES, NOTICE and LICENSE files are all fine
>- As this is the first release please carefully check the LICENSE and
>NOTICE files
>- That the build script completes successfully
>- That you can compile using the results of building the source package
>
>The source package is set up the same way as the repo.  This means that
>the results of the build are not the same as the binary package.  The
>compiled source package can be used to build FlexJS apps via the command
>line and Ant, but not in Flash Builder or other IDEs.  I tested the source
>package by building it, then pointing to it from the source package of the
>FlexJS release candidate and building the examples in the FlexJS package.
>
>The binary package is set up as an upstream package for the FlexJS
>release.  The most convenient way to use the binary package is to install
>a FlexJS SDK via Ant or the Installer.
>
>Please vote to approve this release:
>+1 Approve the release
>-1 Veto the release (please provide specific comments to why)
>
>This vote will be open for 72 hours or until a result can be called.
>
>The vote passes if there is:
>- At least 3 +1 votes from the PMC
>- More positive votes than negative votes
>
>Remember that this is an initial 'alpha-quality' release so I expect there
>will be many bugs found.  IMO the goal is not to try to find and fix bugs
>in the RC, but to make sure we have the packaging right, and enough
>functionality that folks will have some success trying to use it.
>
>People who are not in PMC are also encouraged to test out the release and
>vote, although their votes will not be binding, they can influence how the
>PMC votes.
>
>When voting please indicate what OS, IDE, Flash Player version and AIR
>version you tested FlexUnit with.
>
>Please put all discussion about this release in the DISCUSSION thread not
>this VOTE thread.
>
>For your convenience there is an ant script that automates the common
>steps to validate a
>release.  Instead of individually downloading the package and signature
>files, unzipping, etc, you can instead:
>1) create an empty folder,
>2) download into that folder this file:
>https://dist.apache.org/repos/dist/dev/flex/falcon/0.0.2/rc4/ApproveFalcon
>.
>xml
>3) run the script: ant -e -f ApproveFalcon.xml -Drelease.version=0.0.2
>-Drc=4
>
>You are not required to use this script, and more testing of the packages
>and build results are always encouraged.
>
>Thanks,
>Alex
>
>
>
>
>


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