[Python-Dev] Bug day outcome

Anthony Baxter anthony at interlink.com.au
Tue Jun 8 00:00:27 EDT 2004

A.M. Kuchling wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 07, 2004 at 10:09:56AM -0400, Aahz wrote:
>>It was either discarded accidentally or never made it to the queue; I
>>certainly didn't see it.  I've had problems in the past with netnews
>>posts to c.l.py.a failing, ...
> Aha! I posted via slrn, so that's probably what's happened.  That's
> heartening; if it had been publicized properly, there would have been
> even more participants.
> Question for Anthony: PEP 320 says "alpha 1 -- second week of July
> 2004".  Does this mean July 4-10 (first full week of July, but the
> second week) or July 11-17 (second full week of July)?  
> I was thinking of July 10th as the next bug day, making for one per
> month, but if alpha1 is being released around that time, that date
> won't work.  If alpha1 is released around the 17th, are you OK with
> having a bug day a week earlier, with the resulting spike of changes?
> If not, then maybe June 26th will be a good choice.

I was aiming at 7-8 July for alpha1. I see no problem with having
the bug day a couple of days after the first alpha.

Anthony Baxter     <anthony at interlink.com.au>
It's never too late to have a happy childhood.

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