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Re: releasing KTorrent

Boudhayan Gupta ha scritto:
> On 29 March 2016 at 00:59, Ben Cooksley <bcooksley@xxxxxxx> wrote:
>> On Tue, Mar 29, 2016 at 6:13 AM, Nick Shaforostoff <shafff@xxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> Hi! I have finished porting KTorrent to KF5 some time ago and now I believe that it is ready to be released.
>> Hi Nick,
>>> But pushing 5.0 branch is denied by git server. Current KTorrent maintainer is not active for few years already.
>>> Whom should i ask to get the permissions necessary for creating new branches (and releases)?
>> When did you attempt to push this branch? If it was more than 24-48
>> hours ago, please try again - the configuration of git.kde.org in
>> regards to numeric (release) branches has recently changed as a result
>> of final cleanup in relation to the sunset of projects.kde.org.
>> If you are still unable to push it, could you please provide the push
>> denied message(s) you are getting?
> In any case I would strongly advise against merging frameworks to
> master now. Although master is open for development, you should wait
> until the 16.04 Applications release before making such a drastic
> change to master.

This is not correct. Applications/16.04 is branched and master is open so big
changes in master are not a problem at all.

But in any case this does not apply, as KTorrent has an independent release
schedule (the group of programs formerly known as extragear) and nothing in
the previous email seems to hint that this will change.