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Re: 5.1.5 RC?


On 8/27/19 3:56 PM, Seth Hillbrand wrote:
> Hi All-
> I know 5.1.4 is still in its infancy but I am hoping that we can plan
> for a 5.1.5 during September (fixing at least 2 critical bugs).  We've
> been a bit rocky with the point updates, so I'd like to propose a sequence:
> 1) Sometime around September 15: Tag 5.1.5-rc1 and announce string
> freeze to give give translations a chance to update and tag 5.1.5
> 2) At this point, we don't push anything to 5.1 unless it is fix for a
> critical bug.  No other fixes until after 5.1.5.
> 3) If there is a fix for a critical bug, we tag 5.1.5-rc2 after.
> 4) 7 days after the last rc2 is tagged, we tag 5.1.5
> What do folks think about this scheme?  Maybe a way to avoid the 5.1.3
> (and 5.1.1 and 5.0.1 before it) situation?
> -Seth

Absolutely.  I was planning on this after the last debacle.  Hopefully
the 5.1.5 release will go a bit more smoothly.



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