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From Stefan Fritsch>
Subject Re: Proposal: adoption of mod_policy subproject
Date Mon, 12 Mar 2012 10:43:37 GMT
On Sat, 3 Mar 2012, Rainer Jung wrote:

> On 03.03.2012 15:22, Eric Covener wrote:
>>>> But it would have to be clear that inclusion into trunk would not by
>>>> default mean that they would be included in the next major release.
>>>> Especially for mod_ftp, I think that it requires many more eyeballs
>>>> and a comprehensive test suite before it should be part of a stable
>>>> release. Otherewise, it would just be a source of lots of security
>>>> issues that need to be handled and would tie up resources.
>>> Including into trunk, and with 2.4 RTC, then the above is all
>>> assumed...
>> I think Stefan's legitimate concern is implicit inclusion in 2.6/3.0,
>> not a potential backport into 2.4.
> Yes, I think that's what he meant.
> IMHO that wasn't a problem lately. When we got closer to 2.4 several pieces 
> were removed, because they were not well tested, not well-documented or 
> didn't work. Determining the stuff to remove from the release wasn't a 
> difficult or controversial discussion. So I'd say no further hard rules on 
> which additions to trunk will make it into a further release are needed.

Yes, I was concerned about 2.6/3.0. But if other people think it won't be 
a problem, then that's ok with me, too.

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