tylerromeo at gmail
Mar 25, 2013, 11:47 AM
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For mine (1.9), it's ready, but just needs to be CRed and merged before it
Re: Work starting on the 1.21 release candidates and announcement
[In reply to]
gets merge conflicted yet again.
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On Mon, Mar 25, 2013 at 2:44 PM, Mark A. Hershberger <mah [at] everybody>wrote:
> On 03/25/2013 01:39 PM, Greg Grossmeier wrote:
> > == Release Announcement (for X.XX releases) ==
> > Audience: Third-parties, mostly. This would be blogged, mailed out to
> > the widest number of applicable lists, etc.
> > Contents:
> > * "Yay, we accomplished something big" type messaging.
> > * Probably just the short list of new features and breaking changes.
> > * A link to the "full release notes" (above), which is mirrored on a
> > mediawiki.org page instead of pointing people to a gerrit URL.
> Serendipitously, I'd like to start making RC releases this weekend. To
> that end, could those of you who are interested in helping out with the
> Release announcement look over
> https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/MediaWiki_1.21 and fill in those sections
> that are marked "FIX"?
> Under "What's new?" there are currently the following sections, each of
> which needs some love:
> 1.1 Skins
> 1.2 ContentHandler
> 1.3 High-resolution image support
> 1.4 Ajax patrolling
> 1.5 Internationalization: gender neutrality and other
> 1.6 New accounts
> 1.7 Account creation welcome
> 1.8 Other
> 1.9 Password Recovery system uses Tokens
> 1.11 Several minor HTML changes
> 1.12 Extended collation support
> 1.13 Bundled extensions
> If you had a hand in any of this work, please look over that page so it
> is ready for an announcement.
> If you are just learning about these changes, please make sure it
> clearly describes what has changed.
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