[Grok-dev] Re: Grok 0.11 released!

Philipp von Weitershausen philipp at weitershausen.de
Sat Nov 10 03:49:08 EST 2007

Martijn Faassen wrote:
> Philipp von Weitershausen wrote:
>> Jan-Wijbrand Kolman wrote:
>>> Tres Seaver wrote:
>>>> The new grok-0.11.cfg adds dependencies on eggs which should *not* 
>>>> exist:
>>> snip
>>>> Whoever released those two eggs (the '.dev-r#####' ones) need to 
>>>> release
>>>> "real" updated packages, and then grok 0.11.1 should be released 
>>>> using them.
>>> Yes *sigh* we know. But at least we we're able to release _something_ 
>>> that _kinda_ reliably works _now_. For 1.0 we shouldn't depend on 
>>> these anymore, if you ask me.
>>> The .dev-r#### packages came as a result of updating one of the 
>>> dependencies - I think it was the zope.server part - that was needed 
>>> for the REST support.
>> If the introduction of the REST support is the cause for these 
>> dependencies, then it the merge and the release were both rushed. We 
>> should've made sure that we had serious releases (no dev-rXXX junk).
> If you want to get rid of dev-rXXX junk, please help. JW, Luciano and 
> myself already put many hours into this, but it's not trivial to 
> eliminate it.
> I don't like hearing the release was rushed: we spent a couple of days 
> on it already, longer than we originally had planned. I recall you 
> yourself saying we shouldn't change any package dependencies from what 
> we already had in this release. That's what we did.

Hmm, ok. I wasn't aware that they were in our versions list already. 
Then I'll take that back :).

I'll see what I can do about helping to move to stable releases.

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