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From Stefano Bagnara <apa...@bago.org>
Subject Re: Milestone from trunk
Date Mon, 05 May 2008 15:00:19 GMT
Robert Burrell Donkin ha scritto:
> On Mon, May 5, 2008 at 10:07 AM, Stefano Bagnara <apache@bago.org> wrote:
>> Robert Burrell Donkin ha scritto:
>>> i can happily live without any more JAMES server releases. the plan to
>>> release JAMES as a series of loosely coupled embeddable libraries
>>> works very well for me. but from a community perspective, being able
>>> to work together to create new JAMES server releases would be healthy.
>>> perhaps we should set history aside and just adopt a release process
>>> which other projects have found solves the proving issue.
>>  I guess we already know how to do this. As you can see in my other reply to
>> this thread we made two 2.3.0 alpha releases from trunk in feb and may 2006.
>> Then we branched for one more alpha, 3 betas and 4 release candidates during
>> a 4 months period before a final release.
> the key difference is that the same release passes through a number of
> different stages. a problem with the above is that encourages
> development paralysis. either the code has to be forked or development
> is frozen for long periods. both of which are harmful.

Sorry, I probably misunderstood the sentence I quoted.
Can you say it again with different words? (concrete checklist/roadmap 
would be perfect to avoid my misunderstanding ;-) ).


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