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Re: [Xen-devel] [VOTE] Release cycle scheme

On Mon, 2015-11-02 at 13:47 +0000, Wei Liu wrote:
> So I propose we use the following scheme:
> - 6 months release cycle from unstable branch.
> Â - 4 months development.
> Â - 2 months freeze.


> Â - Eat into next cycle if doesn't release on time.


> - Fixed cut-off date: the Fridays of the week in which the last day of
> Â March and September falls.


> - No more freeze exception, but heads-up mails about freeze will be
> Â sent a few weeks before hand.


> - Stable branch maintained for 18 months full support plus 18 months
> Â security support. No mixed maintainership for stable trees.


> Please vote to ack or nack this proposal.

Overall +1. I just wanted to highlight the three aspects which really
matter IMHO (although I agree with George that the "Fixed..." and "No
more..." are really up to the RM to decide).


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