[Grok-dev] Over 2 months, and no new release?
janwijbrand at gmail.com
Mon Mar 30 09:54:54 EDT 2009
On Mon, Mar 30, 2009 at 3:36 PM, Alec Munro <alecmunro at gmail.com> wrote:
> Are there guidelines somewhere regarding when a new release is made? I
> ask because the current release has several bugs that inhibit
> installation on Windows, and they have been fixed in trunk for quite a
There're guidelines on *how* to make a new release, there're no
guidelines on *when*.
> It's baffling to me that this is allowed to continue. How hard could
> it be to simply do a release with those fixes? Especially with PyCON
> going on, I think it's insulting to all of the effort that has gone
> into making Grok what it is, that this issue has been left unresolved
> for so long.
Apparently it is resolved, just not released. Do I understand that correctly?
> I've volunteered my services as an official Windows tester, but
> haven't received any response.
It is unfortunate that you didn't get any response, because it is
obviously great to have a volunteer for this! Were you waiting for
Are you able to test the grok trunk to see if it these installation
problems are indeed resolved? If that's the case, I guess I could pull
a release - but I do not at this moment have too much time to do a lot
of coordination. Just pulling a release from whatever currently is the
trunk shouldn't take that long though.
Does anyone know if there's anything blocking a 1.0a2 release?
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