[squeak-dev] Using 3.10.2-build in Release 4.1
leves at elte.hu
Mon Mar 15 05:06:45 UTC 2010
On Sun, 14 Mar 2010, Ralph Boland wrote:
>>>>>>>> "Ken" == Ken G Brown <kbrown at mac.com> writes:
>>> Ken> You had at least two available starting points, 3.10.2 and 3.10.2-build,
>>> Ken> -buiild was clearly better and available since June 28, 2009 (before
>>> Ken> trunk). The fixes and additions to 3.10.2 in -build were clearly
>>> Ken> documented in the info file on the ftp site,
>>> Ken> Squeak3.10.2-build/090628-1523/090628-1523_Squeak3.10.2-build.info. And
>> Ken> you all are choosing the one that was inferior as a starting point.
>>> I think I could find at least a dozen squeak developers here who
>>> would agree with me that if 3.10.2-build was a fixed point, it's
>>> a bad name for a release, and if it was a moving point, it would
>>> be a bad place to start the legal process.
>>> Had that been released as 3.10.3, or 3.11, your point would have merit.
> I agree that for 4.0 it is too late to use 3.10.2-build.
> However, would it be possible to apply trunk to 3.10.2-build instead of
> 3.10.2 for 4.1? and thus harvest the value in 3.10.2-build?
Hardly. 3.10.2-build has MC1.5 which cannot load all the packages from
the repository. AFAIK we have all but one fix from 3.10.2-build and that
fix is just an enhancement of SystemVersion.
> Ralph Boland
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