[Gluster-devel] Release 5: Release targeted for first week of October-2018
atumball at redhat.com
Wed Jul 25 03:42:01 UTC 2018
On Wed, Jul 25, 2018 at 12:42 AM, Shyam Ranganathan <srangana at redhat.com>
> On 07/17/2018 11:31 AM, Shyam Ranganathan wrote:
> > Hi,
> > Post release 4.1 we have announced a release version and cadence change
> > to the lists . Based on this the next release of Gluster would be "5"
> > and is slated during the first week of October, 2018 .
> > With this release of Gluster (i.e 5), 3.12 will be EOLd and that is the
> > last release in the 3.x line for Gluster.
> > This mail is to solicit the following,
> > Features/enhancements planned for Gluster 5 needs the following from
> > contributors:
> > - Open/Use relevant issue
> > - Mark issue with the "Release 5" milestone 
> > - Post to the devel lists issue details, requesting addition to track
> > the same for the release
> Still awaiting features that are to be part of this release, please mark
> them appropriately and also notify the lists.
* Move thin-arbiter from tech-preview to supported.
* Wireshark for RPC 4.0
* Provide infra to classify features
* Python 3 support:
* DHT as Pass through:
For TechPreview / Experimental : (Ie, code may come in late too)
* Reflink support:
* locking using open (makes sense if users are exporting file as a disk
* Interrupt handler in fuse
For now these are the things at the top of head. Will respond back with
more things soon.
> > I will follow this mail up, within a week, with a calendar of activities
> > as usual.
> Calendar of activities look as follows:
> 1) master branch health checks (weekly, till branching)
> - Expect every Monday a status update on various tests runs
> 2) Branching date: (Monday) Aug-20-2018 (~40 days before GA tagging)
> 3) Late feature back port closure: (Friday) Aug-24-2018 (1 week from
> 4) Initial release notes readiness: (Monday) Aug-27-2018
> 5) RC0 build: (Monday) Aug-27-2018
> <Testing phase: Performance, on-demand regressions, Glusto(?)>
> 6) RC1 build: (Monday) Sep-17-2018
> <Testing phase: Performance, on-demand regressions, Glusto(?), Upgrades>
> 7) GA tagging: (Monday) Oct-01-2018
> <Final package testing>
> 8) ~week later release announcement
> Go/no-go discussions per-phase will be discussed in the maintainers list.
> > Thanks,
> > Shyam
> >  Announce on release cadence and version changes:
> > https://lists.gluster.org/pipermail/announce/2018-July/000103.html
> >  Release schedule: https://www.gluster.org/release-schedule/
> >  Release milestone: https://github.com/gluster/glusterfs/milestone/7
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