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From Chris Bowditch <bowditch_ch...@hotmail.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Release of FOP 0.93
Date Fri, 29 Dec 2006 12:08:56 GMT
Simon Pepping wrote:

> On Fri, Dec 29, 2006 at 10:55:22AM +0100, Jeremias Maerki wrote:
>>+1 in general, but there's a little bug in the dist: fop.bat doesn't
>>contain the right filename for xmlgraphics-commons.jar after the JAR
>>update. Don't know if this needs to be fixed. At least it will have to
>>be documented as a known issue. Novice users on Windows will certainly
>>stumble over it not knowing what to fix. :-(

Well spotted Jeremias. Can I change my vote to -1 for this release now?

> I think users should not be confronted with such a problem. Although
> it is small, it is a stumbling block. Even experience users will be
> unpleasantly surprised, and it will cost time to find the
> cause. Therefore I would like to fix that. I propose to fix it in the
> tag. I will update the tar and zip files. This means that the
> signature and md5 files will be regenerated. How does that affect the
> vote?

We will need to redo the TAR, ZIP and MD5 files and redo the vote. :(

> Alternatively, we publish this release, mentioning the issue in the
> announcement, and replace it with a patched release next week. Less
> nice.

-1. It will cause too many complaints from users and create more work 
for us.


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