[openstack-dev] [stable][release] Last release date vs End of Life date

Thierry Carrez thierry at openstack.org
Wed Jun 28 08:51:15 UTC 2017

Sean McGinnis wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 27, 2017 at 02:47:30PM -0400, Doug Hellmann wrote:
>> Excerpts from Tony Breeds's message of 2017-06-27 16:51:37 +1000:
>>> Hi all,
>>>     Up 'til now we haven't set a last release date for a stable branch
>>> approaching end of life.  It seems like formalizing that would be a good
>>> thing.
>>> This comes up as we need time to verify that said release integrates
>>> well (at least doesn't break) said branch.  So should we define a date
>>> for the last release for *libraries* services are less critical as we're
>>> always testing the HEAD of that branch.
>>> I'd suggest it be 2 weeks before EOL date.  Thoughts?
>> That makes sense.
> Agree, that makes sense to me too. Unless something has gone horribly wrong,
> two weeks should be plenty to make sure things are settled before things get
> wrapped up.


Thierry Carrez (ttx)

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