[Libreoffice] Release criteria

Jean-Baptiste Faure jbf.faure at orange.fr
Fri Nov 26 21:57:02 PST 2010

Le 26/11/2010 20:50, Michael Meeks a écrit :
> On Fri, 2010-11-26 at 15:52 +0100, Petr Mladek wrote:
>> we are getting close to the first release candidate and final release. 
> 	:-)
>> Feel free to update it or propose improvements. Especially, I am not
>> sure about bugs in localizations.
> 	So - I tend to think that time will tell if we need to change this. The
> seven day period seems long to me. 
Seven days is a not so long period when you have to organize manual testing.
As you can see with OOo 3.3.0 the last stoppers have been found by
testers not by automatic tests.
> My feeling is that - possibly we need
> different classes of release point-zeros that are less stable (as long
> as we release note problems it's fine), and then micro releases that are
> more stable (or something) ?
Perhaps, if micro releases are really only bug fix.
But that need to be clearly explained to the users and sys-admin in
charge of deployment of LibO.

It is very important that the user installing the next release of LibO
can say: Oh there is less bug in LibO than in ...

Best regards

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