New 1.14 RC date?
Matthew D. Fuller
fullermd at over-yonder.net
Thu Apr 2 06:54:53 BST 2009
On Thu, Apr 02, 2009 at 01:54:07PM +1100 I heard the voice of
Andrew Bennetts, and lo! it spake thus:
> Anyway, there's no such issue likely to arise from the brisbane-core
> format; it doesn't add any new semantic capabilities, it's simply a
> faster and smaller format. I do not see any drawbacks for users
> merely by the presence of this format in a hidden option that is
> clearly sign-posted as experimental.
My objection isn't to the presence, merely the timing. Landing big,
involved, long-coming changes into trunk is not the sort of thing you
do the day before you split off a release branch. It's the sort of
thing you do the day AFTER. Pushing BACK the date of the rc/branch in
order to squeeze it in just compounds the sin.
Anyway, isn't the whole point of having time-based releases that we
don't HAVE to rush things in at the last minute, since the next
release is only a month away anyway?
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