[cairo] Plan for releasing 1.8.10 (this month!)

Chris Wilson chris at chris-wilson.co.uk
Thu Jan 14 15:47:51 PST 2010

On 15 Jan 2010 00:17:24 +0100, Soeren Sandmann <sandmann at daimi.au.dk> wrote:
> Carl Worth <cworth at cworth.org> writes:
> > PS. Going forward, perhaps we'll want to ensure we never go more than 6
> > months between releases. The X server is doing time-based releases on a
> > 6-month schedule aligned to the end of March and the end of
> > September. It would probably make sense to align with that if that makes
> > sense for pixman too. Søren, what do you think?
> Pixman major releases have followed that schedule pretty closely so
> far:


> so I'm fine with shooting for this sort of interval, though I don't
> want to rule out the possibility that some releases could be longer or
> shorter if the situation calls for it.

Absolutely, I've been impressed by the quality of pixman releases, the
code base is far better today than it ever has been and its performance
continues to improve. Good job, Søren et al.

Chris Wilson, Intel Open Source Technology Centre

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