Skip to main content

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index] [List Home]
Re: [cross-project-issues-dev] Re: [] Europa maintenance

TPTP plans to post a new candidate tomorrow and have a respin on Thursday.


             @IBMCA                                                     To 
             Sent by:                  ""      
             cross-project-iss         < 
                                       Cross project issues                
             25/09/2007 01:30          rg>                                 
             PM                                                    Subject 
                                       [cross-project-issues-dev] Re:      
             Please respond to         Europa maintenance                  
               Cross project                                               

If last year is any indication of how this year will go, trying to do
all the promotes on Friday at the same time everyone starts
downloading the Fall Maintenance bits will be madness -- maxed
bandwidth, broken uploads, broken downloads, frustrated users, etc.

Can we implement a Thursday cutoff for mirror synching like we did in
June? That is, +2 projects will have their final bits on the server by
noonish on Thu, so that there's 24hrs for mirror replication before
the public release on Friday.

Are +2 projects ok with losing a day from the schedule?

If so, we should also update the Winter Maintenance schedule to do the


On 9/25/07, Markus Knauer <mknauer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> According to the
> date was Monday, but there is still a build with 'Overall Status: Fail'
> listed on the status page, dated 21st of September.
> I think this is something that definitely must be improved for the
> release, but now it is important to get a stable Europa Fall Maintenance
> build.
> * Release date == +2 date (both on Friday, 28th)
>   -> Given that the above webpage is correct, then there are many
>      delivering their content on that day; I am happy if the first Europa
>      build works without problem, but I expect some errors.
>   -> What about giving the mirror servers some time to sync?
> * EPP packaging builds...
>   -> I need a consistent Eclipse Europa Update Site to build the
packages, and
>      this was not always the case. In fact, most of the time the build
>      broken. This is another issue that we should keep in mind for
>   -> I would like to update all the EPP download packages on the same day
>      the Europa Fall Maintenance Release, but to be realistic: I don't
>      this goal is within reach. I would prefer to build the packages as
>      as the Europa build gets green, upload them as usual to the EPP
>      area and if everything looks good, change the Eclipse download page
>      next Tuesday (2007-10-02).
> Markus
> On Monday 24 September 2007 23:58, Kim Moir wrote:
> > Looking at the Europa build page, this is the week we release the
> > maintenance release.
> >
> >
> >
> > >From at the build schedule, it doesn't seem that there are any builds
> >
> > scheduled for today.
> >
> >
> >
> > Given that we are releasing this week, shouldn't the builds be more
> > frequent, for instance every night at least?
> >
> > Also, it would be nice if there were a schedule with dates and times
> > pushing the release builds up to so allow the mirrors
> > time to sync.
> >
> > Kim
> _______________________________________________
> mailing list
cross-project-issues-dev mailing list

Back to the top