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From Geir Magnusson Jr <g...@4quarters.com>
Subject Re: Just a quick remark about naming of the release
Date Mon, 26 Apr 2004 19:24:15 GMT

On Apr 26, 2004, at 3:22 PM, David Blevins wrote:

> Exactly.  The tens of thousands of Eclipse users will be in familiar 
> territory.
>
> But to be on the safe-side, did pull together a list of 62 "haves" and
> "have nots" to be absolutely clear on what we are giving people.  If
> we have any energy to spend, let's spend it there.
>
> I'd prefer not to make the 0.x initial release mistake again :)

What's that?

>
> -David
>
> On Mon, Apr 26, 2004 at 02:55:01PM -0400, Dion Almaer wrote:
>> Although.... If people think about Eclipse they will expect:
>>
>> "Ahh ok, so there will be another 9 of these, and EACH ONE will break
>> anything I was doing in it before"
>>
>> ;)
>>
>> Dion
>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: Geir Magnusson Jr [mailto:geir@4quarters.com]
>>> Sent: Monday, April 26, 2004 2:52 PM
>>> To: geronimo-dev@incubator.apache.org
>>> Subject: Just a quick remark about naming of the release
>>>
>>> Dain mentioned that the release will be called "1.0M1".  I
>>> wanted to voice concern that calling it "1.0" is going to
>>> make people think it's very close to shippable as a 1.0.
>>>
>>> If that's the case, great - go for it.
>>>
>>> If not and you see some significant time yet to be spent
>>> before it being "1.0"-ish,  then I think the project would
>>> ensure some 'slack' if it were just called "M1" or something
>>> as it should keep user's expectations reasonable.
>>>
>>> Just my 0.02.  This concern of mine is no way intended to
>>> stand in the way of whatever is in process - just wanted to
>>> speak up before it's too late.
>>>
>>> geir
>>>
>>> -- 
>>> Geir Magnusson Jr                                   203-247-1713(m)
>>> geir@4quarters.com
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>
>
-- 
Geir Magnusson Jr                                   203-247-1713(m)
geir@4quarters.com


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