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From Jeff Turner <>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Forrest 0.2 release
Date Tue, 12 Nov 2002 10:35:50 GMT
On Tue, Nov 12, 2002 at 11:01:57AM +0100, Steven Noels wrote:
> Nicola Ken Barozzi wrote:
> >Let's just do a quick release with just "technical" announcement, 
> >especially to the projects like incubator and commons that are starting 
> >to use it.
> Why the announcement then?
> Counterproposal: let's ensure we have a decent src & bin dist target, 
> that works for W2K, Linux, MacOSX and cygwin, put up that src & bin 
> tarball on our site, and announce its availability on our homepage and 
> to a number of 'friendly projects'.
> But restrict the announcement to "hey, we made a dist version of Forrest 
> so that you can play around with it without having to mess with CVS, 
> please provide us with feedback, so that we can do a 1.0 before the end 
> of the year".


If there's no objections, I'll tag CVS and put a proposed src and dist
binary in

For the record (and fair warning:), I'm a great believer in "release
early and often"..  Anteater got 6 releases in 2 months:


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