Changes between Version 181 and Version 182 of ReleaseProcess


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Timestamp:
11/08/2013 12:56:59 PM (2 years ago)
Author:
hawkowl
Comment:

New example for release announcement

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  • ReleaseProcess

    v181 v182  
    239239The final release announcement should:
    240240 * Mention the version number
    241  * Include links to the release tarballs & Windows installers (both msi & exe)
     241 * Include links to where the release can be downloaded
    242242 * Summarize the significant changes in the release
    243243 * Consider including the quote of the release
     
    247247
    248248{{{
    249 On behalf of Twisted Matrix Laboratories, I am honored to announce the
    250 release of Twisted $RELEASE.
    251 
    252 Highlights include:
    253 
    254  * Improved documentation, including "Twisted Web in 60 seconds"
    255 
    256  * Faster Perspective Broker applications
    257 
    258  * A new Windows installer that ships without zope.interface
    259 
    260  * Twisted no longer supports Python 2.3
    261 
    262  * Over one hundred closed tickets
    263 
    264 For more information, see the NEWS file.
    265 
    266 It's stable, backwards compatible, well tested and in every way an
    267 improvement. Download it now from:
    268 
    269  http://tmrc.mit.edu/mirror/twisted/Twisted/$API/Twisted-$RELEASE.tar.bz2 or
    270  http://tmrc.mit.edu/mirror/twisted/Twisted/$API/Twisted-$RELEASE.win32-py2.5.msi or
    271  http://tmrc.mit.edu/mirror/twisted/Twisted/$API/Twisted-$RELEASE.win32-py2.6.msi
    272 
    273 Many thanks to Jean-Paul Calderone and Chris Armstrong, whose work on
    274 release automation tools and answers to numerous questions made this
    275 possible. Thanks also to the supporters of the Twisted Software
    276 Foundation and to the many contributors for this release.
    277 
    278 jml
     249On behalf of Twisted Matrix Laboratories, I am honoured to announce
     250the release of Twisted 13.2!
     251
     252The highlights of this release are:
     253
     254 * Twisted now includes a HostnameEndpoint implementation which uses
     255IPv4 and IPv6 in parallel, speeding up the connection by using
     256whichever connects first (the 'Happy Eyeballs'/RFC 6555 algorithm).
     257(#4859)
     258
     259 * Improved support for Cancellable Deferreds by kaizhang, our GSoC
     260student. (#4320, #6532, #6572, #6639)
     261
     262 * Improved Twisted.Mail documentation by shira, our Outreach Program
     263for Women intern. (#6649, #6652)
     264
     265 * twistd now waits for the application to start successfully before
     266exiting after daemonization. (#823)
     267
     268 * SSL server endpoint string descriptions now support the
     269specification of chain certificates. (#6499)
     270
     271 * Over 70 closed tickets since 13.1.0.
     272
     273For more information, check the NEWS file (link provided below).
     274
     275You can find the downloads at <https://pypi.python.org/pypi/Twisted>
     276(or alternatively <http://twistedmatrix.com/trac/wiki/Downloads>) .
     277The NEWS file is also available at
     278<http://twistedmatrix.com/Releases/Twisted/13.2/NEWS.txt>.
     279
     280Many thanks to everyone who had a part in this release - the
     281supporters of the Twisted Software Foundation, the developers who
     282contributed code as well as documentation, and all the people building
     283great things with Twisted!
     284
     285Twisted Regards,
     286HawkOwl
    279287}}}
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