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From "Steffen" <>
Subject Re: [VOTE] httpd-2.2.4 release candidate for review
Date Sat, 06 Jan 2007 18:51:11 GMT
Only meant to help ASF with testing by much ppl as possible.
It is not on the (official)  download page of the Apachelounge.

I  stated to advise ASF, it's a RC and not released by ASF.

When I follow your advise: "... add the binaries to your ApacheLounge
***after*** the vote to release was tallied".

Then I see no way to let so much ppl test to verify the quality.

I plan to remove the binary or that they can download on request to me, a 

Btw. I see no difference to publish unreleased binaries or sources like you


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "William A. Rowe, Jr." <>
To: <>; <>
Sent: Saturday, January 06, 2007 18:39
Subject: Re: [VOTE] httpd-2.2.4 release candidate for review

> Very true.  Steffan, in order to be a community player, we prefer that
> you do NOT publish unreleased binaries unless you VERY CLEARLY designate
> them as YOUR release of the ASF's code.  Even at that, it's in poor form.
> Because you participate here, you'll see the vote tally and know when we
> start the short countdown between staging the release, and sending out
> the Announcement.  We appreciate your enthusiasm, and encourage you to
> keep building/keep posting to help us determine if the release is ready.
> But we would really *prefer* you actually add the binaries to your
> ApacheLounge ***after*** the vote to release was tallied, please?
> Yours,
> Bill
> Jeff Trawick wrote:
>> On 1/6/07, Steffen <> wrote:
>>> Builds fine with Visual Studio 2005 Service Pack 1
>>> It is available with SSL at the Apache Lounge:
>> one note: if 2.2.4 proves to be a dud over the next few days, it won't
>> be "released" by the ASF; that wasn't clear from your introductory
>> post
>> .

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