[development] Drupal 6 code freeze

James Walker walkah at walkah.net
Thu May 31 22:26:18 UTC 2007

On 5/31/07 6:12 PM, Dries Buytaert wrote:
> Hello world,
> we're moving forward at full speed, and it would be a pity to suddenly
> abrupt that, wouldn't it?
> As there are still many interesting patches in the queue that are almost
> there, and because we cranked out new stuff like crazy, I decided that
> it would be best to postpone the code freeze for 4 weeks.  This is a
> one-time extension that leaves us some more time to finish some of the
> work that we started, and to put some more polish in place.

I think it's a great decision. I know I appreciate the breathing room
and am pretty sure others do as well.

> Even with another 4 weeks, it is unlikely that all the key patches will
> make it into Drupal 6 so let's not waste time and keep up the steady
> pace of contributions (good job!). Also, keep in mind that towards the
> end of June, I'll be traveling a fair bit so I won't be able to review
> as many patches as usual.  Last but not least, I'm going to give
> priority to those patches that were already in the works before today.
> Happy hacking,

You rock
James Walker :: http://walkah.net/ :: xmpp:walkah at walkah.net

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