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From "robert burrell donkin" <robertburrelldon...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [discussion] Harmony podling to ask for vote for graduation
Date Thu, 19 Oct 2006 11:08:18 GMT
On 10/19/06, Leo Simons <mail@leosimons.com> wrote:
> On Oct 18, 2006, at 10:42 PM, robert burrell donkin wrote:
> > On 10/18/06, Greg Stein <gstein@lyra.org> wrote:
> >> You said that you have run Tomcat on top of Harmony. Why can't you
> >> produce a release such that I can throw the Tomcat jar at it, too?
> >> Sure, it is a developer release, but it let's non-Harmony folks play
> >> with your project.
> >
> > i'd like to give harmony a spin as well :-)
> >
> >> Is there a specific problem with producing a developer release?
> >
> > releases come in many forms :-)
> >
> > it's usual to think of an easy-to-use ready-to-run binary aimed at end
> > users called something like httpd-2.0.59. i agree that harmony isn't
> > ready for something like that nor would the effort of producing
> > something like that be at all worthwhile.
> >
> > but at an essential level, all that's require is to vote, tag the
> > source and create a tarball of the tagged source.
> >
> > harmony already does something similar for daily snapshots. IMHO the
> > next step would be to start cutting milestones each week or two so
> > they can be picked up with a little more certainty than the daily
> > snapshots. perhaps name them after the week they were cut
> > (harmony-M3406, say).
> >
> > i think harmony is more than ready to take this step.
>
> I think so too. The harmony community seems a to be hesitating a bit.
> "Let's just fix <this>, tweak <that>. Oh, lets fix <this>. And
> <that>...."
>
> Robert for harmony release manager!

but i think that harmony should produce source only releases (and
leave the binaries to downstreamers)

> /ducks

/ducks

- robert

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