[RFD] Milestone usage (Re: [Bug 422849] Re: Incorrect conversions in 2.0rc1 and bzr.dev)

Ian Clatworthy ian.clatworthy at canonical.com
Fri Sep 4 00:06:19 BST 2009

Vincent Ladeuil wrote:

> One cause is that we tend to create milestones too late (as I
> tried to point out in
> https://code.edge.launchpad.net/~vila/bzr/releasing-clarified/+merge/10854),
> milestones should be created in sync with changing version_info
> in bzrlib/__init__.py and creating the right section in NEWS[1].

Seeing how bialix has been using milestones in qbzr, I'd agree with you.
It's nice to have bug fixed in a release shown on the download page
which happens implicitly if milestones are used intelligently.

Ian C.

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