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From sebb <seb...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Wave - download page links to nightly builds etc
Date Fri, 06 Nov 2015 00:07:08 GMT
On 5 November 2015 at 17:02, Ali Lown <ali@lown.me.uk> wrote:
> Sebb,
>
> I have moved the nightly builds section to its own page only
> accessible under the releases section on the getting involved page.
> (It might be slightly too hidden for people to find it now).

The new page looks good, thanks.

> I have corrected that typo, thanks.

However the new page has a typo:

"loose" => "lose"

> Ali
>
> On 4 November 2015 at 01:02, sebb <sebbaz@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 3 November 2015 at 15:38, Ali Lown <ali@lown.me.uk> wrote:
>>> Hi Sebb,
>>>
>>> Thanks for bringing this to my attention.
>>>
>>> I have updated the downloads page removing the link to the RC, and
>>> clarifying the differences of the available download options: 1) no
>>> official releases, get RC from mailing list, 2) or risk the automated
>>> build
>>>
>>> Is this what you had in mind? Let me know if you think it still needs changing.
>>
>> Thanks, that's much better.
>>
>> However the downloads page is aimed at the general public, and nightly
>> builds should not be advertised there, see:
>>
>> http://www.apache.org/dev/release.html#what - second paragraph
>>
>> So I think any mention of such builds needs to be placed elsewhere.
>>
>> For example, it might be useful to add a section to the "Getting involved" page.
>>
>> This could discuss providing feedback on release candidates etc, and
>> point to a separate page describing how to get nightly builds (and the
>> caveats of using them).
>> [That page should not be linked from the main menus]
>>
>> I think that would clearly signal that these builds are not for the
>> general public.
>>
>> BTW that page has a typo: "Requriements Discussion"
>>
>>
>>> Ali
>>>
>>> On 3 November 2015 at 11:32, Upayavira <uv@odoko.co.uk> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On Tue, Nov 3, 2015, at 11:15 AM, sebb wrote:
>>>>> The Wave download page
>>>>>
>>>>> http://incubator.apache.org/wave/downloads.html
>>>>>
>>>>> specifically says that there have been no releases
>>>>>
>>>>> However it links to automated builds and an RC in a home directory on
>>>>> minotaur.
>>>>>
>>>>> That does not seem right.
>>>>
>>>> Wave has not made any releases. I agree that the RC should not be
>>>> linked, and that there should be more signposting regarding the status
>>>> of nightly builds.
>>>>
>>>> Wave has just completed a vote to make its first release, and you will
>>>> hear more of that here shortly. Given the low energy in Wave right now,
>>>> I'd suggest we roll the above fixes into the process of managing this
>>>> release.
>>>>
>>>> Upayavira
>>>>
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