[Attn. Maintainers] perl-5.30.1 -- prepare for release
Sat Feb 8 21:35:00 GMT 2020
08.02.2020 21:53, Achim Gratz Ð¿Ð¸ÑÐµÑ:
> Achim Gratz writes:
>> In preparation of the release, please follow the instructions below to
>> upload the packages (re-)created with the new Perl version to the Cygwin
>> server. Please be reminded that the new packages should not be "test"
>> versions so that setup.exe will offer them automatically when they are
>> distributed to the mirrors.
>> 1. Please do not place the !ready cookie file! When uploading via
>> cygport that means using the command "upload-stage" rather than
>> "upload". This will ensure that all packages of the update get release
>> at the same time and that existing installations can be switched over to
>> the new Perl in a single update transaction.
>> 2. Instead, please put a zero-size !perl cookie file (preferrably at the
>> package level). You can either create that file manually (lftp: put
>> /dev/null -o pkgname/!perl) or touch that file into
>> pkgname/dist/pkgname/ before commanding cygport to do "upload-stage".
>> 3. Please respond to this mail when you've done the above so that we can
>> keep track of what is staged in the upload area.
>> If any of the above is unclear or you want assistance of any sort,
>> please ask.
> I have all of my own / co-maintained packages staged now.
> The update will wait for:
> Going through the list of packages collected during the 5.26 update we
> seem to be missing feedback from the respective maintainers for:
Eh, it was ready a while ago, and I pinged you already about that :)
I've uploaded with !perl
> Yaakov's packages will be updated later unless someone speaks up that
> one of them is indispensable:
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