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[Xen-users] RE: [Xen-devel] Backports to 3.0-testing and/or 3.0.1 soon?

To: "Matt Ayres" <matta@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [Xen-users] RE: [Xen-devel] Backports to 3.0-testing and/or 3.0.1 soon?
From: "Ian Pratt" <m+Ian.Pratt@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 3 Jan 2006 19:50:07 -0000
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Thread-topic: [Xen-devel] Backports to 3.0-testing and/or 3.0.1 soon?
> Ian Pratt wrote:
> >> I am noticing many bug fixes, code cleanups, and 
> improvements being 
> >> committed to -unstable over the past few weeks and little or no 
> >> commits to 3.0-testing.
> >>
> >> Is a back port of some of these to 3.0-testing expected to happen 
> >> soon?
> > 
> > We're not planning on backporting stuff into 3.0.0.x -- we'll 
> > stabilise the tree and do a release in maybe 2-4 weeks time.
> Isn't the 3.0-testing tree meant to for users who want to 
> test new fixes
>   before a release is made and to accelerate and refine the 
> QA process? 
>   If there are no back ports before a release then there is 
> no point to a 3.0-testing tree.

We're backporting *bug fixes* into 3.0-testing (which will be released
as 3.0.0.x), not new features.

At some point in the next few weeks we'll sweep -unstable into
3.0-testing and gear up for a 3.0.1 release. 


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