[Xcb] when to do a new libxcb release

Josh Triplett josh at joshtriplett.org
Thu Dec 1 13:49:56 PST 2011

On Thu, Dec 01, 2011 at 01:18:33PM -0800, Alan Coopersmith wrote:
> On 12/01/11 11:10, Josh Triplett wrote:
> >On Thu, Dec 01, 2011 at 08:25:43AM -0800, Jamey Sharp wrote:
> >>...oh. Thanks!
> >>
> >>Reviewed-by: Jamey Sharp<jamey at minilop.net>
> >>
> >>We really need a libxcb release in the near future, if we've addressed
> >>the regressions we introduced after the last release. (Which I'm not
> >>sure we fully have?)
> >
> >I think this might fix the last of the user-visible issues.  We should
> >still doublecheck the libxcb bug list.
> >
> >Do we have any remaining outstanding issues with the code generator
> >after the attempted merge of the bits for XKB support?  Any API problems
> >we need to deal with before we release a version with the new API?
> I'd love to get the man pages in, but I'd also like to see a release in
> time for the next katamari, which I guess is going to be hitching itself
> to the Xorg 1.12 release schedule in February or so, and I don't know if
> getting all the man pages done would be doable in that time frame.

Let's not make the mistake of thinking everything has to happen by the
next release.  We can always do another release not long afterward if we
get other awesome things ready.

Right now, I think we ought to make sure we have a releasable state in
HEAD.  Do we?

- Josh Triplett

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