[vlc-devel] Visibility of 1.0.0-rcX (was: Earth to release engineering)
ajmas at sympatico.ca
Mon May 25 01:06:19 CEST 2009
On 24-May-2009, at 15:54, Jean-Baptiste Kempf wrote:
>> in parallel. This is especially critical now that 1.1 is open and
>> interest in
>> 1.0 is fading rapidly.
> 1.0.0-rc1 is more stable than most 0.9.x versions of VLC (and even
> 0.8.6 post-c) and is quite well tested... I think we should focus on
> and go on with the 1.0.0 release cycle. I suggest RC2 tomorrow morning
> and then RC3 the following week.
At the moment I don't feel the release candidates are getting much
to the user community, especially the MacOS X version which only appears
amongst the nightlies.
It would be nice to change this. For the MacOS X version at least, if
is somewhere to put the file, how would you feel if I announced this in
the forum? I would add the necessary disclaimers, but anything that can
increase testing prior to the release would be useful, IMHO.
If you see another way of increasing exposure, or have a different take,
then I am welcome to suggestions.
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