[Python-Dev] 3.1.3 and 2.7.1 release schedule

Benjamin Peterson benjamin at python.org
Sat Oct 23 20:24:26 CEST 2010

2010/10/23 "Martin v. Löwis" <martin at v.loewis.de>:
> I'm worried about build identification. Either the switchover happens
> before RC1, or after Final. I expect significant breakage from the
> Mercurial switchover, so that should all be figured out before or after
> the release.

I hope that can be well tested before the release.

> FWIW, I'm pondering to do all remaining 2.5 release from svn, despite
> the switchover to Mercurial, just so that the build identification
> does not get harmed.
> As a side note - I don't think two release candidates are really
> necessary. So if it helps, it may be reasonable to drop one of them.
> OTOH, I don't mind having two RCs, either.

I'm okay with dropping one RC, too. This should give us some wiggle room.


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