[Releasing] Please add RIM to the review of each commit which changes Qt version
vminenko at rim.com
Thu Nov 8 17:45:18 CET 2012
On 07/11/12 11:54, Thiago Macieira wrote:
> On quarta-feira, 7 de novembro de 2012 10.25.28, Vladimir Minenko wrote:
>> Please add me to the review of each commit which changes Qt version. We need
>> to know when Qt version will be changed on master. Changing Qt version
>> leads to a change in the library names which needs to be configured the
>> device image builds on our side. We need to know about this in advance.
> The change in version number happens just after a release, which I'm sure you
> find out very easily.
Not sure... For example, the version 4.8.3 has been changed on master
around three weeks before an email about the release:
Date: Tue Aug 7 03:58:41 2012 -0700
Changed qt version to 4.8.3
tagged on Sept 09:
> git log --tags --simplify-by-decoration --pretty="format:%ai %d"
2012-09-06 10:50:43 +0200 (v4.8.3)
and according email has been sent on Sept 17th:
In this particular case we were just about to loose all work done in
previous 4 weeks going into a release candidate... Just half a day on
telephone got get it straight again...
a commit to change to 4.8.4 has been submitted on Oct 5th:
Date: Fri Oct 5 05:58:21 2012 -0700
Changed Qt release version to 4.8.4
Reviewed-by: Sergio Ahumada <sergio.ahumada at digia.com>
Reviewed-by: Akseli Salovaara <akseli.salovaara at digia.com>
Reviewed-by: Lars Knoll <lars.knoll at digia.com>
but 4.8.4 is not released/tagged yet, IMHO. This time, we caught this
case just by a chance and had to revert that commit, since the
whitelists for our images were not updated to 4.8.4 in time...
Just some examples!
> But a notice to the ML about the commit changing version numbers would be
Technical Manager, Qt
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