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From Steve Yin <steve.yin....@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [RELEASE]: propose AOO 4.1.0 RC
Date Fri, 04 Apr 2014 06:09:54 GMT
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On Fri, Apr 4, 2014 at 1:31 PM, Steve Yin <steve.yin.aoo@gmail.com> wrote:

> It's great to hear that. I am going to try the new package now.
>
>
> On Fri, Apr 4, 2014 at 12:31 PM, Jürgen Schmidt <jogischmidt@gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> On 4/3/14 6:06 PM, Jürgen Schmidt wrote:
>> > On 4/3/14 5:43 PM, Jürgen Schmidt wrote:
>> >> On 4/3/14 5:34 PM, Jürgen Schmidt wrote:
>> >>> ATTENTION: we have to repackage the windows builds, the vote will
>> >>> continue because we change nothing, just repackage the install
>> packages
>> >>>
>> >>> I have built with the release=t flag to be prepared for future patches
>> >>> that will allow us for example to upgrade a 4.1 or 4.2 to an 4.3. The
>> >>> whole mechanism is very complex and it seems that we have overseen a
>> >>> small detail. No big thing we just have to rebuild for now and have
to
>> >>> test the patch mechanism a little bit more.
>> >>>
>> >>> That means also that the msp have to be used even more careful. They
>> >>> work to upgrade a 4.0.1 to a 4.1 but the next msp for a potential 4.2
>> or
>> >>> 4.1.1 can't be applied to a patched 4.0.1.
>> >>
>> >> The current problem is that the new full install sets can't be
>> installed
>> >> over an existing 4.0.1 this. Something that we don't want for now ;-)
>> >
>> > I will delete the full install sets now to avoid further confusion. Stay
>> > tuned probably tomorrow the new builds are available.
>>
>> Ok, Windows full install sets are replaced. I wish you all happy testing
>> and voting and will be back on Monday.
>>
>> We have only repackaged that means the about dialog will contain the
>> same values as before.
>>
>> Juergen
>>
>>
>> >
>> > Juergen
>> >
>> >>
>> >> Juergen
>> >>
>> >>>
>> >>> Juergen
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>> On 4/2/14 3:16 PM, Jürgen Schmidt wrote:
>> >>>> Hi,
>> >>>>
>> >>>> FOLLOW UP discussion please on the dev list!!!
>> >>>>
>> >>>> Last week I proposed a final schedule for our upcoming AOO 4.1
>> release.
>> >>>> We are a little bit behind because the fact that we had to fix some
>> >>>> further critical issues. Nevertheless I would like to propose a
>> first RC
>> >>>> based on revision 1583666 from the AOO410 branch. We spend a lot
of
>> time
>> >>>> in preparing the RC in time and the upload is ongoing. The MacOS
and
>> >>>> Windows versions are already available and the Linux upload is still
>> >>>> ongoing. But keep in mind the binaries are for convenience and the
>> >>>> release relevant bits are the source release.
>> >>>>
>> >>>> The RC builds can be found as always under
>> >>>>
>> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/OOOUSERS/Development+Snapshot+Builds
>> >>>>
>> >>>> An overview of the fixes issues, enhancements and tasks going into
>> this
>> >>>> release can be found under
>> >>>>
>> http://people.apache.org/~jsc/milestones/4.1.0-rc/AOO4.1.0_RC_fixes.html.
>> >>>> I invite all volunteers to help with the verification of the fixed
>> >>>> issues. Especially the issues related to translation updates/fixes
>> >>>> should be verified by native speakers.
>> >>>>
>> >>>> A related RAT scan can be found under
>> >>>>
>> http://people.apache.org/~jsc/milestones/4.1.0-rc/AOO4.1.0_RAT_Scan.html
>> >>>>
>> >>>> I have also prepared patches (msp) for Windows and for the languages
>> we
>> >>>> have released with AOO 4.0.1. The patches are intended for private
>> use
>> >>>> only and of course for testing but not for the release. It's the
>> first
>> >>>> time that we prepared a complete set of patches and we have to test
>> the
>> >>>> functionality a little bit more. The related full install sets are
>> >>>> prepared for patches in the future and can release patches in the
>> future
>> >>>> as well if they work as expected. By the way I have upgraded AOO
>> 4.0.1
>> >>>> (en-US) on my Windows laptop with the msp to AOO 4.1 ;-)
>> >>>>
>> >>>> I plan to start a vote for this RC later today and let it run until
>> >>>> Sunday night, means enough time to test and evaluate the bits
>> careful.
>> >>>> Linux binaries will be available tomorrow latest.
>> >>>>
>> >>>> We have not fixed and integrated all requested showstoppers because
>> they
>> >>>> were not all showstoppers from my perspective and we should take
into
>> >>>> account that we have limited resources in the project able to fix
>> >>>> issues. We focused on issues that are obviously showstoppers and
on
>> >>>> those who are relevant for most of our users.
>> >>>>
>> >>>>
>> >>>> Juergen
>> >>>>
>> >>>
>> >>
>> >
>>
>>
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>
>
> --
> Best Regards,
>
> Steve Yin
>



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Best Regards,

Steve Yin

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