[development] Drupal 6 beta 1 planned for next Monday

Peter Wolanin pwolanin at gmail.com
Wed Aug 29 01:39:00 UTC 2007

Hi Gábor,

a minor thing, but some version of this patch should go in:

Menu system fix- setting the active path

since right now menu_set_active_item() does nothing at all.  Or
alternately, that function should be removed completely.


On 8/28/07, Gábor Hojtsy <gabor at hojtsy.hu> wrote:
> Hello World!
> After some short discussion with Dries, I'd like to let you know, that
> I plan to release a beta 1 on next Monday (that is 3rd, September), or
> very close to that. This should help us either get a second beta or an
> RC by the time for DrupalCon, but this definitely depends on *you*. In
> the past weeks, the RTBC queue was 4-8 patches long, and there were
> important patches committed, like the update.php fixups.
> If you are interested in having a Drupal 6 release sooner then later,
> then please help concentrate on fixing bugs, review existing patches,
> move the ones which are ready to the RTBC state. If you think that
> there are definitely important issues, which might not be possible to
> fix after the beta is released (ie. because they involve at least
> small bits of database or API modifications), then please let me know
> the issue links. If you'd like to drum up interest/reviewers for the
> issues, then post them here in public, otherwise send them my way. If
> anyone sees show stoppers, don't hesitate to tell.
> It would also be helpful, if someone would be able to collect a list
> of new features and cool modifications for a beta release post on the
> frontpage. The changelog is a good start/reference. We should make
> more people excited about this beta (because it is awesome :), so we
> get more feedback, and a more stable release at the end. No patching
> knowledge required, to write this up :)
> Thanks to everyone involved with stabilizing this release, your work
> is highly appreciated!
> Gabor

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