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Antwort: [alpine-devel] Planning for the 3.7 release freeze

From: Hendrik Fabelje <Hendrik.Fabelje_at_synaix.de>
Date: Fri, 8 Sep 2017 11:32:03 +0200

Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org> wrote on 07.09.2017 17:50:01:

> Von: Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org>
> An: alpine-devel_at_lists.alpinelinux.org
> Datum: 07.09.2017 18:07
> Betreff: [alpine-devel] Planning for the 3.7 release freeze
>
> Hi,
>
> We are getting closer the 3.7 release. In 3-4 weeks we should have the
> build toolchain freeze (anything that is in the build-base dependency
> chain).
>
> Here are some things I'd like to have done before that:
>
> - gcc 7
> We probably need a separate gcc6-java to be able too
> bootstrap openjdk
>
> - new musl release
>
> - rust on all/more arches
>
> - rootbld?
>
> Some of the things I think we should fix before the 3.7 release:
>
> - gdb 8
>
> - support for EFI/GPT in setup-disk (in progress)
>
> - support for grub in setup-disk on most arches
>
> - better s390x support
>
> Infra related issues we should fix before 3.7 release:
>
> - tier1/tier2 mirrors

Please feel free to include

http://ftp.halifax.rwth-aachen.de/alpine/

we recently added a mirror for alpine and we provide 20Gbit/s of
connectivity.


> - gpg remailer
>
> - CI for ppc64le
>
>
> Anything else?
>
> We need start to think of drawing a line now so we don't end up with
> lots of last minute things that delays the 3.7 release.
>

Regards,
Hendrik




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