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From "Alexei Fedotov" <alexei.fedo...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [general] freeze for M5.5_Eclipse_TPTP
Date Thu, 24 Apr 2008 17:36:16 GMT
> Yet it appears that even the code of interest is not stable.  There are verifier bugs
being fixed at the moment [1] which presumably mean that a code freeze now for M6 would be
unacceptable.
> [1] https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HARMONY-5785

I'm sorry for this and the previous regressions. I learned how
Mikhail's verifier should work from the code, and the naming was
confusing for that particular case.



On Thu, Apr 24, 2008 at 7:49 PM, Tim Ellison <t.p.ellison@gmail.com> wrote:
> Stepan Mishura wrote:
>
> > It makes me sad :-(
> >
> > We ask another project to be more flexible but we are not ready to be
> > flexible too - we scheduled M6 to mid of May and we couldn't move it
> > to the end of April. We are discussing the request almost for 2 weeks
> > (this time is enough to make full milestone testing cycle) and I've
> > not heard any strong argument for having it in mid of May expect that
> > we scheduled it to this date. ;-(
> >
>
>  I have no objection to moving the date of M6 earlier, but I do object to us
> declaring "M5.5_Eclipse_TPTP" as a convenience, less tested, pseudo-release
> to circumvent the Eclipse legal process.
>
>  Yet it appears that even the code of interest is not stable.  There are
> verifier bugs being fixed at the moment [1] which presumably mean that a
> code freeze now for M6 would be unacceptable.
>
>  (A nit, but it actually takes us longer than two weeks, since after the
> code freeze we historically test longer than one week, then we need time to
> vote on the results and publish it, so its actually more like three minimum)
>
>  It makes me sad that we didn't hear of this request sooner, or that TPTP
> have a release more frequently than once per year.
>
>  [1] https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HARMONY-5785
>
>  Regards,
>  Tim
>



-- 
With best regards,
Alexei

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