[SeaBIOS] SeaBIOS release schedule

Anthony Liguori anthony at codemonkey.ws
Sat Dec 19 01:02:16 CET 2009

Kevin O'Connor wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 18, 2009 at 10:49:17AM -0600, Anthony Liguori wrote:
>> Hi Kevin,
>> Do you have any plans for a regular release schedule for SeaBIOS?  For  
>> the qemu 0.12.0 release, I'm more or less grabbing a git snapshot but  
>> for future releases, I think it would be nice to coordinate to make sure  
>> that we grabbed a snapshot that you felt was pretty stable.
> I too would prefer if qemu used a tagged release of SeaBIOS.
> I did not have a regular release schedule in mind, but I think we can
> tag SeaBIOS in preparation for a qemu release.  Should critical qemu
> fixes be needed, they could be made on a stable branch.
> It's been some time since SeaBIOS was last tagged.  I've been meaning
> to create a tag, but a couple of things are outstanding that I think
> should be included: there is a known issue with ohci keyboard init
> (not qemu impacting), and Gerd's option rom changes.

Do you have an ETA for tagging?  My plan was to tag qemu 0.12.0 tonight 
but if you are planning tagging SeaBIOS in the next couple days, I can 
wait for that.


Anthony Liguori

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