Changes between Version 181 and Version 182 of ReleaseProcess


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Timestamp:
11/08/2013 12:56:59 PM (14 months 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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