Prepare the 1.2.0 release
Review Request #4341 — Created Oct. 31, 2016 and submitted
|benjyw, cheister, ity, jsirois, mateor|
This prepares the 1.2.0 release, which is a noop relative to 1.2.0rc4 from Friday.
There was also a bit of ambiguity in the release documentation about whether the
1.X.Ystable notes should contain the dev releases from the series as well. From a stable-release-consumer's perspective, the goal will generally be to "see all changes since the previous stable release", and including the unstable releases from the series on the page helps with that.
So, in order to make things a bit easier for stable consumers, this removes that ambiguity in favor of including the
- Declare the
- Clarify that when creating notes for a new stable branch, you should bootstrap them with the relevant
- Fixup headers for
1.0.x.rstto align with the above advice.
- Include the
1.2.0devXnotes in the
1.2.xnotes page (the
1.1.xdevXreleases were already included on
Stu, you deserve a lot of credit for pulling the release process and tooling to the finish line. What was formerly quite confusing has become pretty straightforward, great work.
As for the CR, here is a late ShipIt. I would have loved to see https://rbcommons.com/s/twitter/r/4338/ land in the stable branch, though. Not quite sure it will qualify for a backport.