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From Jürgen Schmidt <>
Subject Re: [RELEASE][3.4.1]: release blocker
Date Wed, 01 Aug 2012 10:28:55 GMT
On 8/1/12 12:22 PM, Jürgen Schmidt wrote:
> Hi,
> I would like to bring up a new issue for our upcoming release. Thanks to
> Ariel who brought this to my attention.
> It is related to our external tarballs where we never got a 100% clear
> answer.
> - we host them in ooo/ext_sources
> - Pedro has already move cat-b stuff to ooo-extras on apache-extras
> - these tar balls are not part of our src release, they are checked in
> there for convenience and when we started the project we had to find a
> place for them to move forward
> - the tar balls get downloaded on demand during the bootstrap process in
> our build process
> - but as fallback only if the original source is not available.
> - the svn Url is referenced in the external_deps.lst file which is part
> of the src release
> Our SVN Url will change if we potentially graduate. This change will
> break our src release.
> To avoid potential -1 votes from IPMC members or mentors for the 3.4.1
> release and potential problems with our planned graduation I suggest
> that we fix this problem for 3.4.1. I hate to say that but it means that
> we have to rebuilt again. But it will avoid potential problems.
> The related issue is
> This change will only affect the src release builds but we have to pack
> the office again to include the new version number.
> I will keep you informed
> Juergen

I propose a new built on revision 1367911


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