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From Jochen Wiedmann <jochen.wiedm...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: GitHib releases
Date Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:16:00 GMT
On Tue, Nov 29, 2016 at 9:06 PM, Justin Mclean <justin@classsoftware.com> wrote:

> In reviews of a couple of incubator releases I've noticed that GitHub has created releases
and made them publicly available before the dev or incubator vote was finished.

Technicality: I don't think, that "GitHub" has created releases, but
someone from the project. See [1]. Apart from the legal aspects (which
clearly matter on this list), I also see
technical issues (For example: Releases should be distributed via
www.apache.org/dist, and not via the scm.)

Jochen


1: https://git1-us-west.apache.org/repos/asf?p=incubator-joshua.git;a=summary



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