Postponing beta release

Olivier Fourdan fourdan at
Sun Jun 1 21:56:01 CEST 2003

Hehehe, I was on vacation :)

On Sat, 2003-05-31 at 13:45, Jasper Huijsmans wrote:
> Hey,
> Since there's no word from Olivier yet on the beta release, I don't
> think we will be able to make a release today.
> We are all rather busy with life at the moment, so it is quite natural
> to slip the schedule a bit. However I really think at least we should be
> clear about it, or as clear as posible.
> What needs to be done for a beta release:
> 1) do we want to bump library version numbers to 1 yet?
> 2) making tarballs. What modules do we release, only xfce-devel, also
>    extras? I think all of them. Who makes them, maitainers, release
>    manager? perhaps bump some version numbers?
> 3) do we want to make binaries? I'd say no. We can have a
>    xfce4-beta-binaries release on SF for contributed binaries. Unless
>    we have resources/voluteers to keep the binaries up-to-date ...
> 4) do we want the new website on-line? Would be cool, but requires a bit
>    of extra work I think (updating texts, based on answers to the above
>    questions). At least we need a good description of how to build the 
>    modules. 
> 5) choose the release date if not today.
> 6) announcements
> Right, so this is basically just a matter of making the decissions and
> as far as I can see in the end Olivier has to be the one to make them. 
> Did I miss anything?
> 	Jasper
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