-Re: [DISCUSS] branch-0.23 is dead, long live branch-0.23
+1 for leaving 0.23.2 as branch-0.23 for the short term, while branch-0.2 stabilizes in parallel.
On Apr 2, 2012, at 8:15 AM, Robert Evans wrote:
> At Yahoo we have been running hadoop-0.23.2 in an effort to stabilize it and
> validate it with our internal customers. I propose that we don¹t completely
> kill off branch-0.23 just yet so that we can finish up this effort and make
> some small sustaining releases (e.g. 0.23.3). At the same time we are
> starting to use hadoop-2 (with HDFS HA, HDFS-PB ...) as a second train.
> As such, I volunteer to take over release management of branch-0.23. Of
> course I will treat branch 0.23 as a stabilizing line off of 2.0 and not
> accept anything in that is not first in branch-2 and trunk. Essentially,
> this is something that we have to do either internally or publicly, and I
> would much rather do this publicly.
> --Bobby Evans