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Re: GCC 4.3 release schedule
Mark Mitchell wrote:
As I said in
my status report, our practice has been to cut the release branch when
we reach 100 regressions, and release 2-4 months after that point,
depending on quality on the branch. To be honest, I'd rather wait
longer to make the branch -- but there tends to be intense pressure in
the developer community to make a branch so we can get on to the next
round of major features.
I don't want to start a flame-fest, but perhaps we could reconsider the
As Richard indicated, some (including me) might prefer delaying the
branch until we are much closer to the release. It doesn't seem ideal
to re-live the 4.2 schedule ad infinitum.
As for what the actual date for release should be, I have no preference.