[Python-Dev] 2.2.1 release mechanics
Guido van Rossum
Mon, 08 Apr 2002 09:55:59 -0400
> > April 8 ~1200 GMT: freeze begins.
> > Over the next 24 hours I'll do tests, write
> > Misc/NEWS, update version numbers, etc.
> This is now. Please make no checkins to the release22-maint branch
> unless you're an Appointed Wizard (me, Jack, Tim, Fred) or have been
> asked to by an Appointed Wizard.
Note that I was just in time checking in the backward compatibility
bool(), True and False builtins (returning ints, of course). If
Anthony is listening, could I add those to 2.1.3 too? This will ease
backporting 2.3 code to 2.1.3 and 2.2.1.
> Especially given the -checkins situation.
Sigh. I expect we're behind because SpamAssassin is working extra
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)