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From sebb <>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Release RC4 as Apache Usergrid 1.0 (incubating) - CORRECTION
Date Wed, 03 Sep 2014 09:56:31 GMT
On 3 September 2014 06:21, Branko ─îibej <> wrote:
> On 03.09.2014 05:03, Jake Farrell wrote:
>> Hi John
>> I requested that Dave add the RC tag to better keep track of multiple
>> release candidates and make it easier for testing and not mixing any
>> previous version up accidentally. This is very common and currently done in
>> many TLP's including Thrift, Mesos, and Cassandra to name a few.
> Agreed. And it is (or should be) normal process to start a new vote for
> every new set of release bits. Even if 1.0.0 is just a repackaging of
> 1.0.0-rc4, there may be bugs in the packaging process itself (such as
> we've seen in this thread, when files that were not intended to be
> released were bundled in the release artefacts), so the PPMC should test
> and vote again.
> The vote should always refer to a particular release package (taken from
> dist/dev), not to some tag in the repository.

There should be a repo tag AS WELL so it is clear which files comprise
the source.

> -- Brane
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