-1 - I am seeing a core in production with proxy.config.http.number_of_redirections set to 1 and PR 4145.  I am going to revert the PR and make a RC3 release candidate.


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On Sep 17, 2018, at 11:19 AM, Bryan Call <bcall@apache.org> wrote:

I've prepared a release for 8.0.0 (RC2). There was a problem with building the webp_transform plugin (PR 4248)  I am going to extend the vote until Wednesday 9/19.  The release notes for 8.0.0 are available at:


or for a brief ChangeLog:


For some details as to what’s new in 8.0.0 see (still updating):


Information about upgrading to the 8.x releases from previous major versions is available at (still updating):


The artifacts are available for download at:


SHA512 checksum:


This corresponds to git refs:

Hash: b5c165d795b29a73d8a5db99b0c8c8a3e2aeac6b
Tag: 8.0.0-rc2

Which can be verified with the following command:

$ git tag -v 8.0.0-rc2

All code signing keys are available here:


Changes since rc1:
+  #4139 - Adds 308 origin response stat metric
+  #4219 - Adding missing image file for Proxy Protocol documentation.
+  #4244 - git ignore - location of autogenerated headers changed
+  #4247 - Removes the deprecated plugin coallapsed_connection
+  #4248 - PR-3724: Fix additional linkage issues.

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