stanbol-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Fabian Christ <christ.fab...@googlemail.com>
Subject Re: Release from branch or make trunk releasable?
Date Mon, 05 Mar 2012 17:22:11 GMT
Yes, I would create a release tag on the branch.

Am 5. März 2012 17:36 schrieb Alessandro Adamou <adamou@cs.unibo.it>:
> We're still gonna get a svn tag for the release anyhow, right?
>
>
>
> On 3/5/12 5:29 PM, Rupert Westenthaler wrote:
>>
>> On 05.03.2012, at 15:26, Fabian Christ wrote:
>>
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> I would like to create a release candidate for a first source release
>>> of Stanbol.
>>>
>>> As some components can not be released because they are not stable or
>>> have some license issues, I am thinking about creating a branch and
>>> doing the release from that branch. Otherwise we have to remove every
>>> component that is not releasable for any reason from the default build
>>> process.
>>>
>> A release branch sounds reasonable to me.
>>
>>> Either we keep the trunk releasable and move everything else into
>>> another Maven profile or we have to work with branches to make
>>> required changes and remove stuff that should not be released.
>>>
>> I would rather like to "remove" some existing Maven profiles as they
>> create some duplications (e.g. compare the pom.xml of the enhancer
>> and the stanbol reactor pom.xml).
>>
>>> Another problem: For a release all components need to get fixed
>>> versions (without SNAPSHOT). For a big source release we can not use
>>> the Maven release plugin for this. I have to set the versions by hand.
>>> If we do a release from trunk, we need something like a code freeze.
>>> By releasing from a branch people could keep working on the trunk.
>>>
>>> What should we do?
>>
>> +1 for branch because I do not like the alternatives.
>>
>>> Best,
>>> - Fabian
>>>
>>> --
>>> Fabian
>>> http://twitter.com/fctwitt
>>
>>
>
>
> --
> M.Sc. Alessandro Adamou
>
> Alma Mater Studiorum - UniversitĂ  di Bologna
> Department of Computer Science
> Mura Anteo Zamboni 7, 40127 Bologna - Italy
>
> Semantic Technology Laboratory (STLab)
> Institute for Cognitive Science and Technology (ISTC)
> National Research Council (CNR)
> Via Nomentana 56, 00161 Rome - Italy
>
>
> "As for the charges against me, I am unconcerned. I am beyond their timid,
> lying morality, and so I am beyond caring."
> (Col. Walter E. Kurtz)
>
> Not sent from my iSnobTechDevice
>



-- 
Fabian
http://twitter.com/fctwitt

Mime
View raw message