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From "Gav..." <ga...@16degrees.com.au>
Subject RE: [VOTE] 1.1 release packages
Date Tue, 12 Oct 2010 00:38:46 GMT
This vote was started on the 7th - 5 days later I'd say our 72 hour voting
window is closed.

Holger, as the one who started the vote, can you close it please, on both
lists.

Thanks

Gav...

> -----Original Message-----
> From: scott comer [mailto:wert1y@mac.com]
> Sent: Monday, 11 October 2010 1:10 AM
> To: etch-dev@incubator.apache.org
> Subject: Re: [VOTE] 1.1 release packages
> 
>   i requested white listing our installer by norton.
> 
> if we update the installer before the final release, we'll need to
> update the white listing, too.
> 
> oh, despite the few nits i posted, i think the release is fine. let's
> do it!
> 
> +1
> 
> scott out
> 
> On 10/10/2010 6:04 AM, Gav... wrote:
> >
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: Holger Grandy [mailto:Holger.Grandy@bmw-carit.de]
> >> Sent: Thursday, 7 October 2010 12:45 AM
> >> To: etch-dev@incubator.apache.org
> >> Subject: [VOTE] 1.1 release packages
> >>
> >> Hello,
> >>
> >> I created zips and tar.gzs for the upcoming 1.1 release of Apache
> Etch.
> >> All files are currently placed in my home directory at
> >>
> >> http://people.apache.org/~grandyho/apache-etch-1.1.0-incubating/
> >>
> >> Instructions for building the source packages can be found in the
> >> README.txt and
> >> BUILD.txt file and on the website
> >> http://incubator.apache.org/etch/building-trunk.html
> >>
> >> Please vote to publish these files on the website:
> >> http://incubator.apache.org/etch/downloads.html
> >>
> >> This vote will run for 72 hours.
> >>
> >> Thanks for your votes,
> >> Holger
> > Thanks,
> >
> > First off, some great Build and Readme files, very detailed.
> >
> > Some minor points (apologies for the length of some of these):
> >
> > 1. I'm not sure why the BMW Copyright has been added to the
> Notice.txt file?
> >
> > The two copyrights in there are for Cisco - which is where the code
> was
> > developed
> > and lived before it came to the ASF. The second copyright is for
> Apache -
> > where
> > the code lives and is developed now. BMW and its employees have
> provided
> > CCLA and
> > ICLAs so I'm not sure the BMW copyright is correct. BMW certainly
> should be
> > recognised as a contributor and for provided its employees with time
> to work
> > on
> > the project. I could be wrong however, and I defer this as a question
> that
> > should
> > be raised after the release, I'm not blocking it based on this.
> >
> > 2. ChangeLog.txt seems to be an old version of the file
> RELEASE_NOTES.txt.
> > Having
> > both files included in confusing, especially considering the
> ChangeLog.txt
> > seems to
> > be based on the initial release attempt a year ago and is well
> outdated. I
> > would like to
> > see this file removed and the tarballs re-rolled. This however is a
> > suggestion and again
> > I am not going to block based on this.
> >
> > 3. You mention above that you will publish the files to
> >     http://incubator.apache.org/etch/downloads.html .
> >
> > Please - DO NOT publish the release files to this page. What you do
> is
> > publish the files
> > to the people.apache.org machine to
> /www/www.apache.org/dist/incubator/etch/
> > - take a look
> > at other directories in the /www/www.apache.org/dist/incubator/ for
> > examples. This ensures
> > that releases are automatically populated to the official Apache
> Mirror
> > sites across the
> > world for download. You then place links on the above mentioned
> downloads
> > page to the
> > mirrors. Assuming the vote passes, I will help you will this. I will
> also
> > see that the
> > current 1.0.2 files are removed from the downloads page and put into
> an
> > archives download
> > area. There are plenty of examples around but see
> >
> > http://incubator.apache.org/photark/photark-downloads.html
> >
> > for example of how they link to the mirrors.
> >
> > 4. You have LICENCE_THIRD_PARTY.txt and NOTICE_THIRD_PARTY.txt files
> -- both
> > contain licenses
> > and notices for the Apache APR project. APR is an Apache Licensed
> product, I
> > don't think that counts
> > as a third party license. I do not think that these files are needed.
> I will
> > check this but
> > I am not holding up the vote because of it.
> >
> > 5. When downloading the Windows exe version Norton FileInsight
> program
> > removes it as a threat
> > to the system. I have pasted the details below for you to examine and
> > perhaps improve upon
> > for the next release.
> >
> > c:\users\gmcdonald\downloads\apache-etch-1.1.0-incubating-windows-
> x86-setup.
> > exe
> > ____________________________
> > ____________________________
> > On computer as of
> > 10/10/2010 at 8:55:28 PM
> > Last Used:
> > 10/10/2010 at 8:57:50 PM
> > Startup Item: No
> > Launched: No
> > ____________________________
> > ____________________________
> > Very Few Users
> > Fewer than 10 users in the Norton Community have used this file.
> > ____________________________
> > Medium
> > This file risk is medium.
> > ____________________________
> > Threat Details
> > There are many indications that this file is untrustworthy and
> therefore not
> > safe
> > ____________________________
> > Origin
> >
> > Downloaded from
> > http://people.apache.org/~grandyho/apache-etch-1.1.0-
> incubating/apache-etch-
> > 1.1.0-incubating-windows-x86-setup.exe
> > ____________________________
> > http://people.apache.org/~grandyho/apache-etch-1.1.0-
> incubating/apache-etch-
> > 1.1.0-incubating-windows-x86-setup.exe
> > SAFE
> >
> > Downloaded File:
> > apache-etch-1.1.0-incubating-windows-x86-setup.exe
> > ____________________________
> > File Actions
> > File:
> > c:\users\gmcdonald\downloads\apache-etch-1.1.0-incubating-windows-
> x86-setup.
> > exe
> > Removed
> > ____________________________
> >
> >
> >
> > Finally, Etch folks, if you are still with me, the above I believe
> are not
> > release blockers, so here
> > is my +1 on releasing. Nice work all.
> >
> > Gav...
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >




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