Release process and preparation for v0.4.9

Kel Modderman kelrin at tpg.com.au
Tue May 9 04:24:40 EDT 2006


Jouni Malinen wrote:
> On Mon, May 01, 2006 at 03:10:53PM +1000, Kel Modderman wrote:
>   
>> Jouni Malinen wrote:
>>     
>>> http://hostap.epitest.fi/releases/snapshots/wpa_supplicant-0.4-2006-04-30.tar.gz
>>>       
>
>   
>> Just a really small thing; can you please make it more obvious what 
>> actual release the snapshot is against in it's filename? 
>> (wpa_supplicant-0.4.8-snapshot-2006-04-30.tar.gz for example)
>>     
>
> It is not really against any specific release since it is not a diff,
> but a full release from the current branch. I left the last part of the
> version number out from the file name on purpose because of this. Can
> you explain why having that in the name would be better?
>
>   

Simply an instant reminder that the snapshot, 0.4.x-$(date +%Y-%m-%d) 
was released after 0.4.x, and before 0.4.(x+1), without referring to the 
changelog to determine release dates.

Thanks, Kel.



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