[vdr] What about vdr-1.6.1?

Ville Skyttä ville.skytta at iki.fi
Thu Jun 25 21:55:03 CEST 2009


On Sunday 21 June 2009, Udo Richter wrote:
> On 21.06.2009 17:08, Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> > On 17.06.2009 19:03, J.W. wrote:
> >> I thought you could just release vdr-1.6.1 with the patches you have
> >> already published (maybe with additional dvb_api patch) . Are there more
> >> bugfixes planed?
> >
> > I released VDR 1.6.0 only because several people wanted to have
> > a stable release just before switching to the DVB-S2 API.
> > Sure, I could release a 1.6.1 now, but that would be exactly the
> > same as 1.6.0 plus the two patches 1.6.0-1 and 1.6.0-2.
> > But would that actually be a big help? There's already quite
> > some backporting of version 1.7.x stuff going on...
> >
> > I guess I'm going to concentrate entirely on version 1.7.x.
>
> Hmmm, this could also be a great opportunity: Why not nominate someone
> as the official maintainer of the 1.6 stable branch? Someone who
> collects or back-ports fixes and smaller enhancements to the 1.6 branch,
> and does minor releases based on community feedback?

Yes, please!  Udo, are you volunteering? ;)



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