There isn't a branch for 1.8. Patches that target that version just get
generated based on trunk and attached to tickets with a fix version of
1.8.0. Generally, they also get hte incompatible flag.
Sure, I agree that using the unreleased versions isn't tenable. Doug made a
call for a 1.7.7 release back at the end of may. It would be good to
ping that thread with the important of getting something soon for the Ruby
On Wed, Jun 25, 2014 at 4:54 AM, Willem van Bergen <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>