[vtk-developers] VTK 5.6 Branch Coming Soon

Dave Partyka dave.partyka at kitware.com
Tue Mar 23 17:32:45 EDT 2010

Greetings Everyone,

The VTK and ParaView's repositories are now locked for final fixes to get
the dashboard green. If there are any fixes/patches that need to be made
before we create the 4.6 branch (on Friday March 26) please email them to
the list.


On Thu, Mar 18, 2010 at 3:40 PM, Dave Partyka <dave.partyka at kitware.com>wrote:

> Hi All,
> The VTK team has finalized the 4.6 branch date to be next Friday, March
> 26th, to coincide with the ParaView branch. Please be aware that we are
> going to lock CVS HEAD on Tuesday March 23rd for final Dashboard Greening.
> If you have any more additions/fixes for 3.8 please get them checked in as
> soon as possible. Patches will be accepted for Dashboard fixes while the
> lock is in place.
> Thank you all for your cooperation.
> On Tue, Mar 2, 2010 at 11:29 AM, Dave Partyka <dave.partyka at kitware.com>wrote:
>> Hello All,
>> The time for the 5.6 branch is quickly approaching. I just want to send
>> out a reminder that if there are features/bug fixes that need to be part of
>> the 5.6 release that are not yet checked in please send me an email and let
>> me know what they are. We would like to make the branch mid March (2-3
>> weeks) if possible.
>> Thanks!
>> On Thu, Feb 4, 2010 at 8:50 AM, Dave Partyka <dave.partyka at kitware.com>wrote:
>>> Greetings Everyone,
>>> In preparation for the VTK 5.6 release we will be branching CVS head
>>> towards the end of February/Early March. Please be aware that if you have
>>> changes that should go out with this release then be sure to commit them
>>> soon. With this in mind I am going to be less tolerant of compile and test
>>> failures as we aim to make the dashboard as green as possible.
>>> Also there are a large number of files that have very poor coverage,
>>> including quite a few that have zero coverage.
>>> http://www.cdash.org/CDash/viewCoverage.php?buildid=531181
>>> If you are registered and log into CDash you can see a column of
>>> CDash guesstimated authors as well. If you are the main author of any of
>>> these files I would appreciate it if you would add a test or two to improve
>>> the coverage of your class to at least 60%. I will also be sending out
>>> emails to individual authors to keep this going.
>>> I appreciate your cooperation in these efforts.
>>> Thanks!
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