[IPython-dev] Release plans, yet again. And a road to 1.0, believe it or not.

Brian Granger ellisonbg at gmail.com
Fri Apr 8 15:08:19 EDT 2011

On Fri, Apr 8, 2011 at 11:56 AM, Fernando Perez <fperez.net at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 8, 2011 at 11:34 AM, Brian Granger <ellisonbg at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Two other potential ones:
> You have an interesting definition of two :)

I do quantum mechanics, where a two state system can store more than a
bit of information...

>> * I don't see an issue for the display hook being triggered multiple
>> times.  Based on previous discussions, I would consider that a
>> critical problem in master currently.
> Yes, we do need an issue to track this discussion and record whatever
> we end up doing...

OK great.

>> * The docs are quite a mess in that we have not updated them to
>> reflect all the 0.11 work.
> Very true.  Though we can't really block release on this, or we'll
> never get to it.  But any progress on this front would be very, very
> welcome.


>> * We have stopped updating the "What's new" document (was
>> changes.txt).  Are we ditching this completely or do we want to at
>> least summarize our work for 0.11 there?
> That one we already have:
> https://github.com/ipython/ipython/issues/#issue/66
> Anyone can pitch in to update that doc, else I'll need to take a week
> off for writing :)

I vote that we start to only update the document at release time and
simply summarize the work that was done.  Describing every single
change is too tedious and is really what git/github is for.

>> * The scripts that get the top level scripts installed in the MSI
>> installer and likely broken (they are super fragile).
> Yup, good catch.
> If you can open a couple of issues for those, great, I have to run now...

Haha, I too have to run, but *will* try to handle the issues for this later.



> f

Brian E. Granger
Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo
bgranger at calpoly.edu and ellisonbg at gmail.com

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