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From Ferdinand Soethe <>
Subject Re: How to apply an update to 0.7
Date Sun, 11 Sep 2005 08:44:11 GMT
Thanks David,

will probably try that when I get back and had the time to find and
fix one other problem.


David Crossley wrote:

> David Crossley wrote:
>> Ferdinand Soethe wrote:
>> > 
>> >  - QA
>> >    Is anybody checking this branch for line ending probems etc before
>> >    it is made available for download as a package?
>> >    If not what is a foolproof test to check if my line endings are
>> >    correct?
>> No. But it can be done.
>> It is not being released, so no download package.
>> People can easily package it themselves, see the
>> package instruction in etc/RELESE_PROCESS.txt
>> (only need the packaging step).

> The main issue is described in that doc. If you are
> packaging for a client on a Windows platform,
> then do your svn checkout on Windows, otherwise
> do it on a unix machine.

>> In the past, we have not done releases of a branch
>> unless it has been specifically requested. The 0.5.1
>> was due to a cocoon issue. So if there are important
>> issues then we can do a release. There have been a
>> couple of important fixes already.
>> How to check the line endings. There is a
>> script in the ASF comitters repository
>> at the tools directory. Also see the Cocoon page:
>> If that doesn't work for you then i will check it.

> I just checked and all is well.

> -David

Ferdinand Soethe

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