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From Oliver-Rainer Wittmann <orwittm...@googlemail.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE]: Release Apache OpenOffice 4.1.0 Beta (RC)
Date Fri, 07 Mar 2014 10:36:20 GMT
+1 for releasing the RC as 4.1.0 Beta

Best regards, Oliver.

On 06.03.2014 09:55, J├╝rgen Schmidt wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> this is a call for vote on releasing the available release candidate
> (RC) as Apache OpenOffice 4.1.0 Beta. The Beta release is intended to
> reach more early adopters and to receive more valuable feedback to
> improve potentially critical areas for the final release.
>
> Apache OpenOffice 4.1 is a minor update with many bugfixes and at least
> 2 major improvements. It's the first version where we have the
> iAccessibility2 support integrated and available. A very huge step
> forward to reach and better support disabled users especially on
> Windows. The second improvement is the switch to 64 bit on MacOS. A long
> and overdue "must do" shift forward to support newer APIs (replace
> deprecated APIs)  and platforms on MacOS.
> And we can provide again more complete UI translations and have now
> support for 37 languages. New languages for this release compared to
> 4.0.1 are Bulgarian, Danish, Hindi, Norwegian Bokmal and Thai.
>
> Apache OpenOffice 4.1 will be a further key milestone to continue the
> success of OpenOffice.
>
> An overview of release issues can be found under:
>
> http://people.apache.org/~jsc/developer-snapshots/snapshot/AOO4.1.0_Beta_fixes.html
>
> The release candidate artifacts (1) (source release, as well as binary
> releases for 37 languages) and further information how to verify and
> review Apache OpenOffice 4.1.0 Beta can be found on the following wiki page:
>
> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/OOOUSERS/Development+Snapshot+Builds
>
> The RC is based on the release branch AOO410, revision 1573601! And a
> fresh and clean RAT scan output of this revision can be found under
>
> http://people.apache.org/~jsc/developer-snapshots/snapshot/AOO4.1.0_RAT_Scan.html
>
> Please vote on releasing this package as Apache OpenOffice 4.1.0 Beta
>
> The vote starts now and will be open until:
>
>     Sunday evening, 9 March: 2014-03-09 11:00pm UTC.
>
> But we invite all people to vote (non binding) on this RC. We would like
> to provide a release that is supported by the majority of our project
> members.
>
>     [ ] +1 Release this package as Apache OpenOffice 4.1.0 Beta
>     [ ]  0 Don't care
>     [ ] -1 Do not release this package because...
>
>
>
> (1) the upload for the Linux 32 bit artifacts is still ongoing, but 64
> bit is already available.
>
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