Wayland and Weston 1.5.0 is released

Emilio Pozuelo Monfort pochu27 at gmail.com
Wed May 21 03:25:23 PDT 2014

On 20/05/14 22:12, Kristian Høgsberg wrote:
> Hi,
> I tagged 1.5.0 of Wayland and Weston and uploaded tar balls last
> night.  Tarballs available from
> http://wayland.freedesktop.org/releases.html as usual.  Magic SHA1
> number for the tags and tar balls:
>   bace08b4a531ea4b80b4cf4e953320bc48ed7efe  wayland-1.5.0.tar.xz
>   3ac62cd6b6012f40e37b1bd7fc1e8178585905ca  wayland 1.5.0 tag
>   42939c536bcdfbd92edb5e51af76ce7f0a4c6ed7  weston-1.5.0.tar.xz
>   880193622024d7dc2b36421251d97b08da324570  weston 1.5.0 tag

Yay! I'll get this into Debian soon.

> In retrospect, this release was pretty quiet.  We ended up not merging
> a whole lot of features, but we did fix a lot of bugs and at one point
> the bug count [1] hit 14, the lowest in a long time.  I think that's a
> pretty good feautre in itself.


> Going forward, for master, I'd like to change the work flow a bit.
> The biggest problem with how we work today is me being a bottleneck at
> best or flat out dropping patches.  So I'd like to open up commit
> access to some of the key contributors.  Either people that have their
> corner of weston that they maintain (for example Pekka and the
> Raspberry Pi backend or Hardening and the RDP backend) or contributors
> who have been part of the project for a while and understands the code
> base well - or both.

Nice. I hope you don't disappear though ;)


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