thank you very much for volunteering! I think that this is great opportunity to learn how Apache Software Foundation works and I'll be more than happy to mentor you though the release procedure. I'll contact you directly to share the details about next steps.
On Mon, Jun 24, 2013 at 12:50:16AM +0530, vasanth kumar wrote:
> Hi Jarcec,
> I would like to this opportunity and experience the release process. I need
> guidance from you and previous release managers for releasing successfully.
> Vasanth kumar
> On Sun, Jun 23, 2013 at 8:54 PM, Jarek Jarcec Cecho <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote:
> > It seems that Sqoop development community have an agreement that it's good
> > time to do 1.4.4 release. This is a great opportunity for enthusiastic
> > contributor to make a difference for the project and learn more about the
> > workings of Apache Sqoop and Apache Software Foundation in general. Please
> > do not hesitate and respond to this email if you're interested!
> > Jarcec
> > On Sun, Jun 16, 2013 at 05:52:24PM -0700, Jarek Jarcec Cecho wrote:
> > > Sqoop developer community,
> > > It has been three months since our last Sqoop 1 release version 1.4.3
> > and there has been steady activity on the codebase with about 49 issues
> > resolved . Some of them are usual bugfixes, but we also added major new
> > functionality. For example we added Netezza Connector and HCatalog
> > integration. It will therefore be appropriate time to do a maintenance
> > release of the project with version number 1.4.4.
> > >
> > > To that effect Sqoop PMC has decided to keep the slight change from the
> > usual release process that was introduced couple of releases back. Instead
> > of having one of the committers driving the release, I've stepped out as a
> > release mentor that will guide someone from the community that will
> > volunteer to become the release manager.
> > >
> > > This is a great opportunity for enthusiastic contributor to make a
> > difference for the project and learn more about the workings of Apache
> > Sqoop and Apache Software Foundation in general. Please do not hesitate and
> > respond to this email if you're interested!
> > >
> > > Jarcec
> > >
> > > Links:
> > > 1: http://s.apache.org/qt
> Vasanth kumar RJ