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BIRT PMC Minutes - Monday, February 2, 2009

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Monday, February 2, 2009 @ 10am Pacific.


Unable to Attend

Meeting Logistics

Due to travel schedules next week and Presidents Day public holiday the following week, the next meeting will be February 23rd, 2009.

BIRT 2.3 SR2 Development (Spring Maintenance Release)

BIRT 2.3 SR2 (BIRT 2.3.2) development continues on track. No issues to report. 327 Bugzilla items are currently scheduled for the release.

General Information for BIRT 2.3 SR2

BIRT 2.3 SR2 is the second maintenance release for BIRT 2.3. It is part of the coordinated Service Release for the Ganymede project. More information on the coordinated release can be found in the Service Release section of the Ganymede pages.

BIRT 2.3 SR2 is scheduled for a February 25, 2009 release date.

The designation for this release is BIRT 2.3 SR2, with the version number as BIRT 2.3.2.

The Eclipse BIRT Project Development Plan for 2.3.2 is available. The Milestone schedule for the release is available in the Service Release timeline section of the Ganymede project page (BIRT is a "+2" project in this schedule).

For a list of bugs assigned to this release, refer to Bugzilla: BIRT 2.3 SR2 Bugs assigned in Bugzilla

BIRT 2.5 Development

The Draft BIRT 2.5 Development Plan has now been published and is available from the BIRT Project Plan page. The community is encouraged to review this and provide feedback.

For feedback on the general plan, please email birt-pmc at For feedback and comments on specific Bugzilla items, please add your comments to that Bugzilla item.

General Information for BIRT 2.5

BIRT 2.5 is the next major release of the BIRT project. It is part of the Galileo Simultaneous Release.

The Eclipse BIRT Project Development Plan for 2.5 is available. The Milestone schedule for the release is available in the timeline section of the Galileo Simultaneous Release page. BIRT is a +2 project in the Galileo release.

For a list of bugs assigned to this release, refer to: Bugzilla


Webinar Series on BIRT Exchange:

BIRT Exchange has hosted a series of technical webinars on BIRT. For archived and other upcoming webinars see the Webinar Page on BIRT Exchange.

Other Upcoming Events:

  • JAX 2008 on Spring, 2009 (Note: This conference has been rescheduled from it's original October 2008 date) - San Jose, CA - Introduction to BIRT 2.3
  • EclipseCon 2009 on March 23 - 26, 2009 - Santa Clara, CA - 8 sessions on BIRT


A number of BIRT articles are available on BIRT Exchange. Check BIRT Exchange periodically for additional articles.

Other tips and techniques, demos and other resoures can also be found on the BIRT Exchange community site.

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