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From Grant Ingersoll <>
Subject Re: PLEASE READ: 2.2 branch created, feature freeze in effect
Date Fri, 08 Jun 2007 01:56:48 GMT
I would add that cleaning up JIRA would be a useful, and welcome task  
as well.


On Jun 7, 2007, at 1:53 AM, Michael Busch wrote:

> Hello Team,
> well, first of all, let's take a deep breath! Behind us are a  
> couple of
> busy weeks. I would like to take this chance to thank everyone very  
> much
> for the great work! We're on track for our 2.2 release on the 19th  
> of June.
> As announced I created a Lucene 2.2 branch today from trunk revision
> r545056 here:
> As of now a feature freeze of this branch is in effect. In detail this
> means to the committers:
> - No new features may be committed to the branch.
> - Documentation patches, build patches and serious bug fixes may be
>  committed to the branch. However, you should submit *all* patches you
>  want to commit to Jira first to give others the chance to review and
>  possibly vote against the patch. Keep in mind that it is our main
>  intention to keep the branch as stable as possible.
> - All patches that are intended for the branch should first be  
> committed to
>  trunk and then merged into the branch.
> - Normal trunk development may continue as usual. However, if you  
> plan to
>  commit a big change to the trunk while the branch feature freeze  
> is in
>  effect, think twice: can't the addition wait a couple more days?  
> Merges
>  of bug fixes into the branch may become more difficult.
> - *Only* Jira issues with Fix version "2.2" and priority "Blocker"  
> will
>  delay a release candidate build. If on June 17th none of those  
> issue are
>  in Jira I will build a release candidate and call a release vote on
>  java-dev.
> We should make use of this feature freeze and spend the next 10  
> days for
> extensive testing and javadoc improvements. Also help with the  
> maven patch
> (LUCENE-622) is welcome.
> Let's keep up the great work! I'm very confident that version 2.2  
> will be a
> good one!
> - Michael
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