[Releasing] Meeting minutes from Qt Release Team meeting 17.08.2021
jani.heikkinen at qt.io
Wed Aug 18 08:15:26 CEST 2021
Meeting minutes from Qt Release Team meeting Tue 17th August 2021
Qt 6.2 status:
- Beta3 packages under testing. Qt 6.2 Beta3 will be released later this week
- String freeze in effect
- API review still ongoing
* Open reviews: https://codereview.qt-project.org/q/topic:%2522api-change-review-6.2%2522+status:open
- Beta4 target ~ Beginning of September
- RC target 14th September, RC blocker list here: https://bugreports.qt.io/issues/?filter=23260
Qt 6.1 status:
- Branching from '6.1' to '6.1.3' done
- Release preparations ongoing
* Target is to freeze release content later this week & get the release out during next week
- Qt 5.15.6 release preparations ongoing
* Target is to branch from 'lts-5.15' to 'lts-5.15.6' later this week
* Target is to release commercial Qt 5.15.6 at the end of August
Next meeting tue 23th August 2021 16:00 CET in libera.chat #qt-releases
irc log below:
[17:00:31] <jaheikki3_> akseli: iieklund: thiago: lars: frkleint: ankokko: mapaaso:carewolf: ablasche: ping
[17:00:41] <carewolf> pong
[17:01:41] <jaheikki3_> Time to start qt release team meeting
[17:01:52] <jaheikki3_> On agenda today:
[17:01:56] <jaheikki3_> Qt 6.2 status
[17:02:02] <jaheikki3_> Qt 6.1 status
[17:02:15] <jaheikki3_> Any additional item to rthe agenda?
[17:02:32] <carewolf> was there a 5.15 scheduled or was that recently released?
[17:03:17] <jaheikki3_> Ok, lets update the Qt 5.15 LTS status as well
[17:04:31] <jaheikki3_> But let's start from Qt 6.2 status
[17:04:46] <jaheikki3_> Beta3 content frozen and packages under testing
[17:05:18] <jaheikki3_> And Beta3 will be released later this week
[17:05:28] <jaheikki3_> Most probably already tomorrow
[17:05:47] <jaheikki3_> String freeze is in effect
[17:05:56] <jaheikki3_> API review still ongoing
[17:06:07] <jaheikki3_> Open reviews: https://codereview.qt-project.org/q/topic:%2522api-change-review-6.2%2522+status:open
[17:06:36] <carewolf> yeah, have a few I need to close, and QML API reviews only came up last week
[17:07:10] <jaheikki3_> yeah, true. Unfortunatel those were missing from original review set
[17:07:40] <jaheikki3_> Hoping we can complete remaining reviews quite soon
[17:08:37] <jaheikki3_> Target is to release one additional beta (beta4) at the beginning of September and then RC mid september (14th September)
[17:08:49] <jaheikki3_> RC blocker list here: https://bugreports.qt.io/issues/?filter=23260
[17:09:13] <jaheikki3_> But that was all about Qt 6.2 status at this time. ANy comments or questions?
[17:09:26] <carewolf> nothing from me
[17:09:56] <jaheikki3_> Ok, then Qt 6.1 status
[17:10:15] <jaheikki3_> Branching from '6.1' to '6.1.3' done
[17:10:24] <jaheikki3_> Release preparations ongoing
[17:10:36] <jaheikki3_> Target is to freeze release content later this week
[17:11:05] <jaheikki3_> and target is to release Qt 6.1.0 during next week
[17:11:25] <jaheikki3_> That's all about Qt 6.1 status. Any comments or questions?
[17:12:44] <carewolf> again, nothing from my side
[17:13:06] <jaheikki3_> Ok, then update to commercial 5.15-LTS schedule
[17:13:36] <jaheikki3_> Preparations for Qt 5.15.6 ongoing
[17:14:03] <jaheikki3_> Target is to branch lts-5.15.6 from lts-5.15 later this week
[17:14:31] <jaheikki3_> And the target is to release Qt 5.15.6 commercial release at the end of August
[17:14:43] <jaheikki3_> Any comments or questions?
[17:14:56] <carewolf> sounds good.
[17:15:11] <carewolf> Btw though, when are we expecting the next 5.12 and how many before it ends?
[17:15:50] <jaheikki3_> We are planning to do one more release for 5.12 before end of support
[17:16:03] <carewolf> okay, so end of year'ish?
[17:16:08] <jaheikki3_> And it is targeted to be released at the end of November
[17:16:13] <carewolf> ok, thanks
[17:16:52] <jaheikki3_> Ok, it was all at this time. Let's end this meeting now & have new one tue 23rd August at this same time
[17:17:05] <jaheikki3_> Thanks for your participation, bye!
[17:17:10] <carewolf> bye
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