Release Engineering plans for 7.0
Abdullah Ibn Hamad Al-Marri
almarrie at gmail.com
Fri Jun 1 18:15:19 UTC 2007
On 5/31/07, Hugo Silva <hugo at barafranca.com> wrote:
> Oliver Fromme wrote:
> > Wilko Bulte wrote:
> > > Bruce A. Mah wrote:
> > > > Wilko Bulte wrote:
> > > > > Steve Kargl wrote:
> > > > > > http://www.freebsd.org/releng/index.html
> > > > > > states that the release engineering process will start
> > > > > > in June 2007. That is in 2 days. Is there a more
> > > > > > detailed plan for the 7.0 release?
> > > > >
> > > > > Looks like it will be more like July.
> > > >
> > > > And also please note that "July" means "sometime in July", not "July 1".
> > >
> > > July 4 anybody?
> > How about July 7?
> > Would be perfect to release FreeBSD 7.0 on 2007-07-07. ;-)
> > Just kidding, of course ... I'm aware that that would be
> > too early, unfortunately. It's better take more time for
> > testing and shaking out the bugs.
> > Personally I think that 7.0 will be a huge success. People
> > will love things like gjournal, ZFS, the improvements in
> > the TCP and threading areas etc. It's a pity that dtrace
> > doesn't seem to make it into the release, though.
> > Best regards
> > Oliver
> Looking forward to see 7.0-RELEASE, I also agree (and hope) it'll be an
> excellent release.
> Keep up the good work everyone!
Yea, with many great features like ULE 2.0 and threadlocking that Jeff
and other folks working on to add it to HEAD soon :)
SMPping project will be completed with FreeBSD 7.0-RELEASE ;)
-Abdullah Ibn Hamad Al-Marri
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