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Changes between Version 5 and Version 6 of Versions


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Timestamp:
06/16/15 13:15:21 (4 years ago)
Author:
Antoine Martin
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    55There are currently 3 versions supported:
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    7 * [/browser/xpra/tags/v0.14.x v0.14.x] - the current LTS (long term support) release.
    8 * [/browser/xpra/tags/v0.15.x v0.15.x] - the current release.
    9 * [/browser/xpra/trunk trunk] - the current development version.
     7* [/browser/xpra/tags/v0.14.x v0.14.x] - the current LTS (long term support) release. This version will be supported until mid 2016 when the next LTS release is due.
     8* [/browser/xpra/tags/v0.15.x v0.15.x] - the current release, will be supported until 0.16 comes out.
     9* [/browser/xpra/trunk trunk] - the current development version (will become 0.16).
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     12{{{#!div class="box"
     13== Compatibility ==
     14
     15Versions older than 0.14 are '''not''' supported. Please complain to your distributor for not updating a package with known bugs and vulnerabilities (more info here: [/wiki/Packaging]).
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     17You can mix versions between the clients and servers, as long as they are reasonably up to date:
     18* v0.14.x is compatible with versions 0.7.8 onwards. (it may or may not work with earlier versions)
     19* v0.15.x is compatible with versions 0.12.6 onwards.
     20* trunk will be compatible with 0.14.x onwards (it may or may not be compatible with earlier versions)
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    2537That said, the delay between 0.14 and 0.15 was far too long, we are trying to target a 3 months release cycle.
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     40{{{#!div class="box"
     41== Release Process ==
     42
     43* development phase: roughly 2 months
     44 * code refactoring and cleanups early
     45 * beta builds
     46 * run automated tests
     47* stabilisation phase: roughly 1 month, including:
     48 * updating the OSX and win32 builds to the latest versions supported (ie: ffmpeg, pillow, etc..)
     49 * update [/browser/xpra/trunk/src/patches patches] with new offsets
     50 * check profiling results for regressions (see #797)
     51 * run with "-d all" and look for exceptions, look for idle events with out any clients connected
     52 * test old the oldest client version supported
     53* release:
     54 * post new Android build (mostly just a version bump)
     55 * whitepsace / tabspace cleanup
     56 * add to [/wiki/News] page
     57 * re-assign unfinished tickets to a later milestone
     58 * update [/wiki/Source] and also this page
     59}}}