MapServer 4.8.2

Steve Lime steve.lime at DNR.STATE.MN.US
Tue Mar 21 01:45:50 EST 2006

+1 on howard's proposal, with dan remaining as de-facto release manager.

i did find the symbol problem with 4.8 (some image scaling changes I made
were dependent on a simple fix made in cvs head that wasn't back ported).
i have committed the changes to the 4.8 branch (cvs head is up-to-date too).
so as far as bugs 1684 and 1705 are concerned i'm ready to go.


>>> Daniel Morissette <dmorissette at MAPGEARS.COM> 03/17/06 10:00 AM >>>
Frank Warmerdam wrote:
> Howard Butler wrote:
>> Frank reminded me last night that according to MS RFC 1, we actually 
>> have to call a vote to have a release.  Also, someone needs to be the 
>> release manager.  I propose that we release MapServer 4.8.2 on Monday, 
>> Tuesday, or Wednesday of next week, contingent on Steve's  symbol 
>> fixes.  I volunteer to be the release manager for this release.
> +1 for a 4.8.2 release with Howard as release manager.

I didn't think a vote was required for minor/bugfix releases inside a 
stable branch, I had always assumed that the release manager for that 
stable branch (me in the case of 4.8.x) remained the de-facto release 
manager responsible for planning and deciding on all bugfix releases in 
the branch.

However, due to my lack of action on getting a 4.8.2 release out, I am 
happy to vote +1 for 4.8.2 next week with Howard as release manager.

Thanks for taking the lead on this Howard.

Daniel Morissette

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