HEADSUP: ports freeze delay
danny at ricin.com
Mon Mar 14 18:41:54 PST 2005
On Tuesday 15 March 2005 03:04, Michael Nottebrock wrote:
> On Tuesday, 15. March 2005 02:47, Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
> > On Tue, 2005-03-15 at 02:40 +0100, Michael Nottebrock wrote:
> > > On Monday, 14. March 2005 19:24, Kirill Ponomarew wrote:
> > > > Since portmgr decided to get new Xorg version 6.8.2 into ports
> > > > before the freeze, we need some more time to test it than expected.
> > > >
> > > > Ports freeze is now scheduled to begin on March 21, 2005 and will
> > > > last 10 days.
> > >
> > > Uhm. According to marcus@'s last HEADS UP (Death, taxes, and...ports
> > > freeze), the ports-freeze was scheduled to begin on March 25th and take
> > > "at least two weeks". How exactly will a negative delay and shortening
> > > of period help Xorg getting tested?
> > I sent a follow up immediately after that. I mistyped. It should have
> > read March 15.
> I guess I can consider myself lucky then, since my own schedule for KDE 3.4
> was firmly based on March 25. I guess March 21 will be doable with some
I was also under the impression that it was the 25th. Please have this set in
stone next time, and published. It's too unclear now.
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