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From Jason Dillon <>
Subject Re: 2.1 Release -- Banging the drum
Date Thu, 17 Jan 2008 17:39:57 GMT
I think we need to fix the pom parentage post reorganization before we  
can branch for a 2.1 release.  IMO the reorg is only half done... and  
really needs to be finished.


On Jan 16, 2008, at 7:27 AM, Kevan Miller wrote:

> All,
> This note is a bit overdue (it's been a distracting start to the New  
> Year for me). Time, IMO, for us to get focused on our 2.1 release.
> As David Jencks has pointed out. We need to start cleaning out the  
> 2.1 Jiras. It looks like I've got several open that have been fixed,  
> either by additional development activities or redundant jira's.  
> First step is to take a look at Jira's that you've created and make  
> sure they are still valid and if you think it's important that they  
> be fixed for 2.1.
> We also need to be taking a close look at our current functionality.  
> Make sure things are working the way we want them to... Especially  
> need to cast a critical eye on our the usability aspects of the new  
> 2.1. Along the way, will be great if we can start pulling docs  
> together.
> I started running tests last night. Right away, I'm noticing little  
> things like warning messages being sent to STDOUT, etc. I'll start  
> registering problem areas that I'm seeing.
> I'd like to set a target of 2 weeks for reviewing and fixing  
> problems. After that would start the branching, final tck, and  
> packaging work. If we feel this might negatively impact post-2.1  
> development activities. We can consider creating a 2.1 branch  
> sooner...
> Thoughts?
> --kevan

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