[Development] [Releasing] brown paper bag issue in Qt 5.6.1 packages

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Mon Jun 27 09:45:46 CEST 2016

On segunda-feira, 27 de junho de 2016 07:18:02 PDT Tuukka Turunen wrote:
> In general, it is valuable to be able to make releases quickly to fix e.g. a
> security vulnerability. The fastest way to do it is to push the needed
> change (or changes) into the release branch, and create new release
> directly from there. I do not have any strong opinion if the number of the
> release should be x.y.z.1 , x.y.z-1 or even x.y.(z+1). Earlier the notation
> has been -1, but if there is desire to change it going forward, I do not
> think that is a problem.

Correction, no, there was no earlier notation because we've never done this 

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center

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