Rev 5575: (spiv) Tweak freshmeat announcement rules (Vincent Ladeuil) in file:///home/pqm/archives/thelove/bzr/%2Btrunk/
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Mon Dec 20 01:20:21 GMT 2010
revno: 5575 [merge]
revision-id: pqm at pqm.ubuntu.com-20101220012020-jir3swsn7nxpp2jk
parent: pqm at pqm.ubuntu.com-20101216232051-kv49ainzwdyjg92m
parent: v.ladeuil+lp at free.fr-20101217083538-iazyg98c23s3j668
committer: Canonical.com Patch Queue Manager <pqm at pqm.ubuntu.com>
branch nick: +trunk
timestamp: Mon 2010-12-20 01:20:20 +0000
(spiv) Tweak freshmeat announcement rules (Vincent Ladeuil)
=== modified file 'doc/developers/releasing.txt'
--- a/doc/developers/releasing.txt 2010-12-06 07:48:48 +0000
+++ b/doc/developers/releasing.txt 2010-12-17 08:35:38 +0000
@@ -374,7 +374,7 @@
Bazaar is now available for download from
- https://launchpad.net/bzr/2.x/2.x/ as a source tarball; packages
+ https://launchpad.net/bzr/x.y/x.y.z/ as a source tarball; packages
for various systems will be available soon.
<<release notes from this release back to the last major release>>
@@ -392,6 +392,25 @@
releases. If you do not have a Freshmeat account yet, ask one of the
+ The purpose here is to point users to the latest stable release while still
+ publishing announcements for development releases.
+ There are several kinds of modifications that could be done there via the
+ ``Administration`` box in the lower right area of the page:
+ * Edit the project: This is where most of the URLs proposed in the
+ ``Links`` box are edited. This should rarely change except for the URLs
+ related to the latest stable release.
+ * New announcement: When doing a release (beta, candidates, final), put the
+ summary of the release (you can't embed URLs there, the moderation staff
+ remove them). Users can still access the releases notes via the ``Release
+ Notes`` URL in the ``Links`` box in the upper right area of the page.
+ * Set direct download: When releasing a new stable release, this should
+ point to the corresponding launchpad page:
#. Update `<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bazaar_(software)>`_ -- this should
be done for final releases but not for beta releases or Release Candidates.
=== modified file 'doc/en/release-notes/bzr-2.3.txt'
--- a/doc/en/release-notes/bzr-2.3.txt 2010-12-16 20:41:47 +0000
+++ b/doc/en/release-notes/bzr-2.3.txt 2010-12-17 08:35:38 +0000
@@ -55,6 +55,9 @@
.. Improved or updated documentation.
+* Better document the rules to update the bzr freshmeat page when
+ doing a release. (Vincent Ladeuil, #690515)
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