[Bf-committers] Blender 2.59 release AHOY!
xgl.asyliax at gmail.com
Fri Aug 12 02:29:53 CEST 2011
if you need 39304 for FreeBSD it'll have to wait till tomorrow... :(
On Thu, Aug 11, 2011 at 7:29 PM, pete larabell <xgl.asyliax at gmail.com> wrote:
> I only have a 39307 uploaded.. don't think I put 39304 up... is 39307 ok???
> On Thu, Aug 11, 2011 at 7:10 PM, Campbell Barton <ideasman42 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi, woke up to find a re-release from a revision that contains changes
>> I made that were *not* intended to be in a stable release - switching
>> operators and menus to hash lookups.
>> We should have branched at r39259 stable and applied patches there
>> before re-releasing.
>> There is also the issue with grease pencil session - where the
>> operator points to data that can be freed on 'Global Undo' (as opposed
>> to the crasher with the modal operators own *fake* undo, fixed 39237
>> and double undos fixed 39235).
>> Sergey's fix means you can't move the viewport while grease pencil
>> session is enable so the option is now not at all working as it was
>> Since there were 3 fairly bad bugs in this tool (2 crashers), my
>> impression is that option isn't used all that much.
>> A correct fix isn't some small edit, the operator must store data
>> differently, this should have been picked up during normal
>> development, IMHO we should not attempt to sort this out as a
>> last-minute, show-stopper fix.
>> There is the remaining issue:
>> Do we use current bsd/linux/mac builds from r39304 (and wait on win
>> build before announcing),
>> Or re-branch from 39259 and apply a few fixes there and rebuild on all
>> By not re-branching we break our own guidelines - to unfreeze quick
>> but use a branch for fixes and it feels very sloppy to me.
>> On the other hand my change of moving operators/menu's into a hash
>> isn't that big a deal and works with scripts reloading, freeing,
>> re-registering operators etc - I would expect any bugs here would be
>> obvious and break blender immediately, so I *think* they are safe.
>> Suggest to go ahead with r39304, but next release be more clear with
>> release tag/branch, and the following unfreeze.
>> - Campbell
>> On Fri, Aug 12, 2011 at 3:58 AM, Kent Mein <mein at cs.umn.edu> wrote:
>>> In reply to Sergey I. Sharybin (g.ulairi at gmail.com):
>>>> Didn't know OSX still have got issues with non-trunk verison. I've just
>>>> commited patch from Jens to solve this problems.
>>>> We prefer to keep revisions synced for all platforms, so please use
>>>> Trunk: r39307
>>>> Extensions: r2241
>>> Updated tarball of the source and md5sum are in incoming on ftp.blender.org
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>> - Campbell
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