[Qgis-release-team] Re: QGIS 1.0.0 - Call for packaging

Tim Sutton tim at linfiniti.com
Sat Dec 20 16:09:11 EST 2008

Hi Again

For those wishing to use an exported source bundle you can get it here:




On Sat, 2008-12-20 at 22:41 +0200, Tim Sutton wrote:
> Dear QGIS devs & packagers
> --- Note to casual readers --- 
> Please do not pre-announce this release - give the packagers and release
> team a chance to do their thing so that people hearing about the release
> have a fair chance of finding a package, reading all our press material
> etc.
> --- End note ---
> Today I have branched 1.0.0. It would be great if you can assist by
> making packages for your preferred platform. The branch can be checked
> out at:
> svn co https://svn.osgeo.org/qgis/branches/Release-1_0_0 svn qgis-1.0.0
> Please do not commit anything to the branch except packaging related
> tweaks. Source packages will be made available shortly. The release
> checklist at :
> http://wiki.qgis.org/qgiswiki/ReleaseChecklist1.0.0
> Has a list of people who have previously made packages. If you make a
> package for 1.0.0 please be so kind as to add the url to that wiki page
> in the section provided so that we can gather all the url packages in a
> systematic way. If you are able to make packages for unlisted
> platforms / distros please let me know so that we can avoid duplication
> of effort.
> I would like to make the release announcement around the 28th or 29th
> Dec 2008, so it will be great to have as many packages as possible ready
> by then.
> SVN Unstable (Trunk) is open again for general commits.
> SVN Stable (the 1.0.x branch) is open for minor tweaks and bug fixes
> only. No new features should be added without prior consultation with
> the developer list (but your request to add a new feature will probably
> be refused). 
> Please not that we are aiming to do the next unstable (QGIS 1.1.0)
> release within two months or so (timetable to be determined) and you
> should not make any major feature changes without prior discussion with
> PSC and Dev list.
> Many thanks to all the developers, testers, bug fixers, bug reporters,
> document writers, translators and users that help to make QGIS a
> reality.
> For a glimpse at just how much work has gone into this release (278
> tickets closed!), head over to:
> https://trac.osgeo.org/qgis/milestone/Version%201.0.0
> Best regards

Tim Sutton - QGIS Project Steering Committee Member (Release  Manager)
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