On Sat, Jan 12, 2013 at 3:24 PM, lars hofhansl <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> This RC has 5 +1's so far, including myself (3 from committers). I am
> going release this as 0.94.4.
> 0.94.5 is coming soon (18 issues fixed, 34 open) :)
> -- Lars
> From: lars hofhansl <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> To: hbase-dev <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> Sent: Thursday, January 3, 2013 12:15 AM
> Subject: ANN: The 2nd hbase 0.94.4 release candidate is available for
> The 2nd 0.94.4 RC is available for download here:
> Signed with my code signing key: C7CFE328
> 0.94.4 is a bug fix release. Bigger than expected, this RC has 81 issues
> resolved against it, contributed by 25 individuals.
> These are mostly bug fixes, some nice performance improvements, and some
> other other improvements.
> This release also includes many test fixes.
> The full list of changes is available here:
> Please try out the RC, check out the doc, take it for a spin, etc, and
> vote +1/-1 by January 16th on whether we should release this as 0.94.4.
> The release testing spreadsheet is here:
> (if you test this release, please add your test to this spreadsheet, so
> that we can gauge the coverage)
> As I said somewhere before, the rate of bug fixes and improvements that go
> into 0.94 is truly impressive.
> 0.94.3RC0 was announced a mere six weeks ago, and since then we already
> had over 80 fixes; that is almost 14 commits/week.
> Looking at 0.94.5 - there is no sign of this slowing down. Keep it coming
> (but don't break the tests) :)
> And I am not even talking about 0.96 where much of the new development
> happens. HBase is a very actively maintained project.
> A comprehensive and stable test suite as well as frequent, small, and
> compatible releases will allow us to manage this rate of change.
> -- Lars