[poppler] Proposal: Poppler 0.8 release plan

Jeff Muizelaar jeff at infidigm.net
Sat Jan 19 08:10:18 PST 2008

On Sat, Jan 19, 2008 at 04:26:48PM +0100, Pino Toscano wrote:
> Alle sabato 19 gennaio 2008, Albert Astals Cid ha scritto:
> > So the 0.8 release date is "aproaching" (we decided it to be 3rd March
> > 2008) that means less than two months to go.
> Personally I'd go with two months from now, as major works was introduced in 
> the core (and still some will hopefully go, I hope), and frontends have to be 
> adjusted/improved accordingly.
> > So here is the release plan, feel free to comment:
> Always personally, I don't see the reason to use 0.7 just for beta/rc naming, 
> instead of picking eg 0.7.80, 81, ... 90, and so on. After all, we are not 
> the Linux kernel, nor a GNOME application.

I don't understand your suggestion. Why would using 0.7.80 be better
than 0.7.0? Or did you mean 0.6.80? One probably with using something
like: 0.6.80 is that you'd have to guess how many prereleases you were
going to have before going final.


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