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WTP 2009-03-12

WTP Development Status Meeting

Attendees

Project Leads
Konstantin
Tim
Nitin
Chuck
Kaloyan
Raghu
Neil
David
Philippe
Committers
Bob
Carl
Dave
Naci
Larry
Kate
Angel
Valentin
Keith
Gary
Paul
Nick
Gerry
Gabriel
Kiril
Friends
Chris
Eric
Elson

Note: feel free to correct any errors/omissions in above attendance record.

Announcements And Special Reports

  • Apologies for error in M6 date.
  • XSL Graduation/Move Review on March 18th
be sure to watch eclipse.webtools newsgroup for questions/comments

WTP Calendar


Focus on Quality (Neil)

  • Concurrency discussion
  • Focus Item:
  • Mark invalid patches as obsolete
  • Target bugs to a release or "future" if not a current release
  • Upcoming Focus item
  • Past Focus Items
  • Target to a specific release or "future" if planning to fix but not in the next release
  • Adjust severity as appropriate

WTP 3.0.5

Pending.

WTP 3.1

  • Ready to declare weekly build?
March 12, 2009


  • Before M6, remember to list exceptions to feature-freeze-by-M6.
    • First, mark for PMC approval (just using flag and email addresses, no whiteboard based summaries).
    • One approval is enough. Once approved, list it in last section of
http://wiki.eclipse.org/WTP_3.1_Ramp_down_Plan_for_Galileo


Issues to watch moving up to M6 prereqs

Schedule

Our schedule, based on Platform's proposed schedule.

Normally, our milestone are one week after the Platform's delivery. Exceptions noted below.

3.0.1 Early Maintenance Release Aug 15
M1 -> Aug 22 (extra week added so not to overlap maintenance release)
3.0.2 Coordinated Maintenance Release Sep 24
M2 -> Sept 26 (extra week added so not to overlap maintenance release) (updated)
M3 -> Nov 7 (short milestone, since "making up" for added week above)
3.0.3 Early Maintenance Release Nov 14
M4 -> Dec 19
M5 -> Feb 6
3.0.4 Coordinated Maintenance Release Feb 25
M6 -> Mar 18 Feature Complete, API Freeze, UI Freeze, NLS, Accessibility
(EclipseCon March 23-27)
M7 -> May 8 Performance tuning, documentation, bug fixing
RC1 -> May 22 Serious bugs only, focus on stability.
RC2 -> May 29 WTP will likely not participate in an RC2, based on feedback from last year that RC2 came too soon, needed more fixing, less testing
RC3 -> Jun 5 Very serious bugs only.
RC4 -> Jun 12 Very very serious bugs only.
RC5 -> Jun 19 Hopefully no changes from RC4. Prepare web pages, update sites, etc.
GA -> Jun 24

Other business

Bob Fraser and Nova the look and feel: (see bug 261721)

Data Model Wizard Framework feature (Kaloyan)

Advanced Topics:

Ideas? Volunteers?

References

See also the WTP Meeting Archive-Reference Page.