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Subject svn commit: r1842458 - in /subversion/site/publish: docs/release-notes/1.11.html roadmap.html
Date Mon, 01 Oct 2018 10:16:26 GMT
Author: julianfoad
Date: Mon Oct  1 10:16:26 2018
New Revision: 1842458

* publish/docs/release-notes/1.11.html
  Add a prominent note about being a "regular" release not an LTS release.

* publish/roadmap.html
  Minor tweaks.


Modified: subversion/site/publish/docs/release-notes/1.11.html
--- subversion/site/publish/docs/release-notes/1.11.html (original)
+++ subversion/site/publish/docs/release-notes/1.11.html Mon Oct  1 10:16:26 2018
@@ -24,10 +24,17 @@
 <h1 style="text-align: center">Apache Subversion 1.11 Release Notes</h1>
 <div class="notice">
-<p><span style="color: red">This is work in progress.
+<p><span style="color: red"><b>This is work in progress.
   Subversion 1.11 has not been released yet.</b></span></p>
+<div class="notice">
+<p>1.11 is the first of the new 6-month regular releases with an emphasis
+on introducing new features more quickly and a shorter support period. See
+<a href="#non-lts-release">Subversion 1.11 is a Regular Release</a>
 <div class="h2" id="news">
 <h2>What's New in Apache Subversion 1.11
   <a class="sectionlink" href="#news"
@@ -561,19 +568,16 @@ if they occur.</p>
 <div class="h2" id="non-lts-release">
-<h2>Subversion 1.11.x is a Regular Release
+<h2>Subversion 1.11 is a Regular Release
   <a class="sectionlink" href="#non-lts-release"
     title="Link to this section">&para;</a>
-<p>1.11 is a regular release, not a Long-Term Support release.
-   This release does not change the status of existing LTS releases
-   (1.9 and 1.10).
-   See <a href="/roadmap.html#release-planning">How We Plan Releases</a>.</p>
-<p>Therefore, if you are running into an issue with the old stable
-version which has already been fixed in the latest version, we might
-ask you to upgrade to that version to resolve the issue.</p>
+<p>1.11 is the first of the new 6-month regular releases with an emphasis
+on introducing new features more quickly and a shorter support period.
+1.9 and 1.10 are still supported, now being regarded as long-term support
+(LTS) releases. For further details see
+<a href="/roadmap.html#release-planning">How We Plan Releases</a>.</p>
 </div>  <!-- non-lts-release -->

Modified: subversion/site/publish/roadmap.html
--- subversion/site/publish/roadmap.html (original)
+++ subversion/site/publish/roadmap.html Mon Oct  1 10:16:26 2018
@@ -107,16 +107,18 @@
    LTS releases are intended to provide stability over longer periods.
+<table cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" class="centered">
-    <th>type of release</td>
+    <th>type of release</th>
-    <th>support period</td>
-    <th>release numbers</td>
+    <th>release every</th>
+    <th>support period</th>
+    <th>release numbers</th>
     <td>LTS release</td>
+    <td>2 years</td>
     <td>4 years</td>
     <td>1.10, 1.14, ...</td>
@@ -124,6 +126,7 @@
     <td>regular release</td>
     <td>6 months</td>
+    <td>6 months</td>
     <td>1.11, 1.12, 1.13, ...</td>
@@ -152,6 +155,12 @@ numbering, compatibility, and deprecatio
 <h3>Transition to LTS and Regular Releases</h3>
+<ul><li>1.9 and 1.10 are treated as LTS releases</li>
+    <li>1.11 and later follow the time-based release schedule</li>
+    <li>the next LTS release after 1.10 will be 1.14 LTS</li>
 <p>Subversion 1.0 through 1.10 were released at intervals varying from around 6 months
in early versions to 2.5 years more recently. Each of those releases was supported with general
backports until the next release and with high priority fixes until the next release after
 <p>We are introducing faster regular releases in order to get new features

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