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== Claws Mail Development Model ==
 
== Claws Mail Development Model ==
  
   Stage 0: Propose ideas/goals
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   Stage 0: Release of a new .0 version
 
    
 
    
   Stage 1: Some bug fixing
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   Stage 1: Propose ideas/goals
 
    
 
    
   Stage 2: Implementation, single developer testing and committing to CVS
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   Stage 2: Implementation, single developer testing and committing to CVS.
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          Fix bugs.
 
    
 
    
 
   Stage 3: Synchronization and multiple developer (and CVS users) testing,  
 
   Stage 3: Synchronization and multiple developer (and CVS users) testing,  
           unless the code is mature enough, go to 1 or 2 (or even 0).
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           unless the code is mature enough, go to stage 2 (or 1).
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          Fix bugs.
 
           From time to time, migrate bugfixes to stable branch.
 
           From time to time, migrate bugfixes to stable branch.
 
    
 
    
 
   Stage 4: Depending on the goals reached, code maturity, moon phase and  
 
   Stage 4: Depending on the goals reached, code maturity, moon phase and  
 
           other variables, release a ''stable bugfix'', a ''beta'', or a ''rc''.
 
           other variables, release a ''stable bugfix'', a ''beta'', or a ''rc''.
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          Fix bugs.
 
    
 
    
   Stage 5: Magic happens here.
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   Stage 5: Fix bugs.
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          Magic happens here.
 
    
 
    
   Stage 6: Feature freeze (usually 2 weeks before 8).
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   Stage 6: Feature freeze 2 weeks before stage 8).
 
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          Fix bugs.
  Stage 7: String freeze (usually 1 week before 8).
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   Stage 8: Release a new shiny version.
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  Stage 7: String freeze 1 week before stage 8).
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          Fix bugs.
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   Stage 8: Release a new shiny .0 version.
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          Collect donations, get rich.
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  Stage 9: Go to stage 0.
  
 
Motto: All of this can change at developers will. Code must flow.
 
Motto: All of this can change at developers will. Code must flow.

Latest revision as of 10:29, 23 January 2013

Claws Mail Development Model

 Stage 0: Release of a new .0 version
 
 Stage 1: Propose ideas/goals
 
 Stage 2: Implementation, single developer testing and committing to CVS.
          Fix bugs.
 
 Stage 3: Synchronization and multiple developer (and CVS users) testing, 
          unless the code is mature enough, go to stage 2 (or 1).
          Fix bugs.
          From time to time, migrate bugfixes to stable branch.
 
 Stage 4: Depending on the goals reached, code maturity, moon phase and 
          other variables, release a stable bugfix, a beta, or a rc.
          Fix bugs.
 
 Stage 5: Fix bugs.
          Magic happens here.
 
 Stage 6: Feature freeze 2 weeks before stage 8).
          Fix bugs.
 
 Stage 7: String freeze 1 week before stage 8).
          Fix bugs.
 
 Stage 8: Release a new shiny .0 version.
          Collect donations, get rich.
  
 Stage 9: Go to stage 0.

Motto: All of this can change at developers will. Code must flow.