[vdr] What about vdr-1.6.1?

Jan Willies jan at willies.info
Fri Jun 26 00:37:33 CEST 2009

Am 25.06.2009 21:55, schrieb Ville Skyttä:
> 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? ;)


  - jan

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