Re: [Pkg-octave-devel] Release Update: arch status, major transitions finished, freeze coming up
On Thu, Jun 05, 2008 at 10:55:41AM +0200, Rafael Laboissiere wrote:
> You have probably seen HE's release update message in firstname.lastname@example.org.
> We are concerned by this:
> * Marc 'HE' Brockschmidt <email@example.com> [2008-06-02 22:26]:
> > [sinp]
> > Release schedule
> > ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
> > [snip]
> > Mid of July 2008
> > Full freeze
> > Please don't wait with uploads for the last day before the freeze,
> > thanks.
> > [snip]
> Several octave-forge packages are currently in SVN waiting for upload:
> ad, ann, database, video, bim, civil-engineering, database, engine,
> fixed, fpl, graceplot, integration, java, jhandles, mapping, msh,
> multicore, nnet, ocs, optim, pdb, secs1d, secs2d, symband, tcl-octave,
> triangular, tsa, vrml, xraylib
> Since the NEW queue processing takes some time (sometimes over two weeks,
> not counting eventual rejections), we should try to upload the packages
> until the end of June. This means an upload rate of 10 packages per week.
> It's feasible but quite hard.
Yup ... I am starting to work on the copyright files that are missing