[gst-devel] Re: [gst-cvs] colinwalters gst-plugins: gst-plugins/ext/gnomevfs/

Christian Fredrik Kalager Schaller Uraeus at linuxrising.org
Sun Apr 20 14:56:07 CEST 2003

On Sun, 2003-04-20 at 20:56, Ronald Bultje wrote:
> Hey all,
> On Sun, 2003-04-20 at 20:08, Colin Walters wrote:
> > CVS Root:       /cvsroot/gstreamer
> > Module:         gst-plugins
> > Changes by:     colinwalters
> > Date:           Sun Apr 20 2003  11:08:19 PDT
> > Branch:         BRANCH-GSTREAMER-0_6
> we haven't decided yet on what policy the 0_6 branch will fall under
> from this point on. We could possibly make it a bit more free for
> updates then it used to be, but (runtime, API, ABI) stability stays a
> necessary keypoint here. We used to have a somewhat oldfashioned
> 'each-patch-needs-confirmation-from-me' policy (through bugzilla) - what
> do you guys want from now on (heading on to 0.6.2 some day)?
Well personally I like us to keep a much more rapid release cycle of the
0.6 series, like every 14 day. If one release goes out with just 1
bugfix I still think it is worth it.

> I myself am still preferring a confirmation-policy. This doesn't
> necessarily mean me, it just means that patches need to have been tested
> for a few days in HEAD, need to proove that they fix what they're
> supposed to fix, and it needs to be confirmed by one of the core people
> (who's that?). After that, simply open a bugzilla entry that starts with
> "[0.6.2 candidate]" and it'll get applied.
Sounds like a plan :)
> Ronald
Christian Fredrik Kalager Schaller <Uraeus at linuxrising.org>

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