Release criteria for X11 releases

Matthieu Herrb matthieu.herrb at
Tue Sep 25 23:56:34 PDT 2007

Alan Coopersmith wrote:
> Was making our already-delayed release date so important that the
> lessened quality of the release was worth it?   Is this good enough
> for an X.Org final release or do we want to go back to the higher bars
> of our previous release criteria for future releases?
> (Wearing my distributor hat, we've decided this one isn't fully cooked
>   yet, and we're waiting for Xserver 1.4.1 before inflicting this on our
>   users.   I don't know if other distributors feel 7.3 is ready to ship
>   or not.)

We had a small informal discussion with a couple of people at XDS2007.

My main concern as a distributor (OpenBSD), is the lack of coherence
(and information) on the level of XRandR 1.2 support in the various
drivers. This is probably going to hurt several users who had working
pre xrandr setups.

Matthieu Herrb

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