F17 proposal - prerelease version name changes

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Sun Jan 29 06:55:12 UTC 2012

On Sun, 2012-01-29 at 11:14 +0530, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
> On 01/28/2012 07:30 AM, Adam Williamson wrote:
> > 
> > It may, however, be worth doing something with the naming of TCs / RCs,
> > as has been proposed in the past, because they do seem to confuse
> > people.
> Every TC and RC announcement should have a brief blurb on who it is
> targeting and whats the exact change between them.  That would help.
> Naming isn't as important. Setting expectations, is.

The target doesn't change, the purpose of any TC or RC is always to test
it against the release criteria using the validation tests. There is a
link to the trac ticket, which usually describes the changes between TC
and RC builds, in each announcement.
Adam Williamson
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