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From Costin Manolache <>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Release the HEAD of j-t as Tomcat 3.3.2
Date Fri, 13 Feb 2004 21:39:46 GMT
Bill Barker wrote:
> The (modified) text of the proposal is below.  The [VOTE] runs until
> Thursday, Feb 19 6:00 PM PDT.
> <ballot>
> [ ] +1 I agree with this release and will support it.
> [X] +0 I agree with this release, but can't support it.
> [ ] -0  I disagree with this release, but won't block it.
> [ ] -1  I don't think this release should happen because:
> </ballot>

I wish I could vote at least +0.5 :-)

You can count it as +1 as PMC, and +0 as developer / support.


> It has been a long time since the 3.3.1 release, and there are several
> important bug fixes in the CVS.  Therefore, I'm proposing cutting a 3.3.2
> release with myself and Larry as co-RMs (mostly since Larry has volunteered
> to do so much work on this :).
> Time Line:
>   If the [VOTE] passes with 3 PMC +1s and no -1s and the enhancements below
> are
> complete (with the possible exception of licensing), then we cut a 3.3.2-RC1
> release.  I don't see that it is likely that we have any major regressions,
> so I don't see the need for a Beta.  I propose to leave RC1 out for two
> weeks until Friday, Mar 5 (March 4th isn't good for me).  At that point we
> cut a 3.3.2 release.
> Packaging Changes:
>   I propose that we no longer ship src/native with the src distro.  Also, we
> will remove src/native/mod_jk from the CVS.  I'd also like to include the
> commons-daemon
> procrun/w and jsvc (source) with the release, similar to TC 5.  Also I'd
> like to make the CoyoteConnector2 (possible renamed to CoyoteConnector :)
> the default connector in server.xml.  We can add a note to use the old
> Connectors for people that can't use Java2.
> Code Changes:
> 1)  I'd like to add a blocking option to o.a.t.startup.Main (e.g. 'startb')
> so that 3.3 can be used with procrun.  Also make sure that the
> init/start/stop/destroy semantics are there for jsvc.
> 2)  Add fix for Bug #8643 (allow to specify alternate module.xml files)
> 3)  Port the requestURI encoding fixes for TC 4/5 (although, I believe that
> this is on DecodeInterceptor, instead of the Connector).
> 4)  Update license to Apache-2.0 (non-negotiable, with a March release date
> :).
> Bugs:
>   Several of the LATER bugs have been already fixed, so mark them as such.
> Of
> the remaining 18 open bugs, they will be marked as one of
> Administration:
>   Future releases of TC 3.3 will be governed by the TC 4/5
> release-then-vote-on-status model.  It is likely that future releases are
> going to be just security-related, so streamlining is good :).
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