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3=head1 NAME
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5release_schedule - Perl 5 release schedule
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5689416c 7=head1 STABLE RELEASE SCHEDULE
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9This schedule lists the projected or historical development and
10release schedules for the next, current and previous stable versions
11of Perl. Dates with all question marks will only be releases if
12deemed necessary by the Pumpking.
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14=head2 Perl 5.20
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16Code freezes (which happen in the 5.19.X series)
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18 2014-01-20 5.19.8 Contentious changes freeze
19 2014-02-20 5.19.9 User-visible changes freeze
20 2014-03-20 5.19.10 Full code freeze
21 2014-05-20 5.20.0 Stable release!
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ba4c68a6 23=head2 Perl 5.18
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5689416c 25Release schedule (with release manager):
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ba4c68a6 27 2013-05-18 5.18.0 ✓ Ricardo Signes
7edd9c73 28 2013-08-12 5.18.1 ✓ Ricardo Signes
ba4c68a6 29 2013-11-?? 5.18.2 Ricardo Signes
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1cd16d8a 31(RC0 will be released once we think that all the blockers have been
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32addressed. This typically means some time in April or May.)
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34=head2 Perl 5.16
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36Release schedule (with release managers):
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5c403718 38 2012-05-20 5.16.0 ✓ Ricardo Signes
a78a7e1a 39 2012-08-08 5.16.1 ✓ Ricardo Signes
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40 2012-11-01 5.16.2 ✓ Ricardo Signes
41 2013-03-11 5.16.3 ✓ Ricardo Signes
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5689416c 44=head1 DEVELOPMENT RELEASE SCHEDULE
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5689416c 46This schedule lists the release engineers for at least the next
d29a1dbb 47four months of releases of bleadperl. If there are fewer than
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48four months listed as you make a release, it's important
49that you extend the schedule AND B<identify the next release engineer>.
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51Before adding a release engineer, you B<must> contact them and they
52B<must> consent to ship the release.
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54When shipping a release, you should include the schedule for (at least)
55the next four releases. If a stable version of Perl is released,
56you should reset the version numbers to the next blead series.
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58=head2 Perl 5.19
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142d80b3 60 2013-05-20 5.19.0 Ricardo Signes
85e0be81 61 2013-06-20 5.19.1 David Golden
142d80b3 62 2013-07-20 5.19.2 Aristotle Pagaltzis
55783725 63 2013-08-20 5.19.3 Steve Hay
1315e932 64 2013-09-20 5.19.4 Steve Hay
569a2ccc 65 2013-10-20 5.19.5 Steve Hay
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66 2013-11-20 5.19.6 Chris Williams
67 2013-12-20 5.19.7 Abigail
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68 2014-01-20 5.19.8 Ricardo Signes
69 2014-02-20 5.19.9 Tony Cook
70 2014-03-20 5.19.10 Aaron Crane
71 2014-04-20 5.19.11 Steve Hay
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73=head Perl 5.20
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75 2014-05-20 5.20.0 Ricardo Signes
76 2014-06-20 5.20.1 Matthew Horsfall
77 2014-07-20 5.20.2 Abigail
78 2014-08-20 5.20.3 ?
79 2014-09-20 5.20.4 ?
80 2014-10-20 5.20.5 ?
81 2014-11-20 5.20.6 ?
82 2014-12-20 5.20.7 ?
83 2015-01-20 5.20.8 ?
84 2015-02-20 5.20.9 ?
85 2015-03-20 5.20.10 ?
86 2015-04-20 5.20.11 ?
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88=head1 VICTIMS
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90The following porters have all consented to do at least
91one release of bleadperl. If you can't do a release
92and can't find a substitute amongst this list, mail p5p.
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94(Please do not add any names to this list without prior
95consent of the Pumpking.)
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97Abigail <abigail@abigail.be>
98Aristotle Pagaltzis <pagaltzis@gmx.de>
99Ask Bjørn Hansen <ask@perl.org>
100Chris Williams <bingos@cpan.org>
101Dave Cross <dave@perlhacks.com>
102Dave Rolsky <autarch@urth.org>
103David Golden <dagolden@cpan.org>
104Florian Ragwitz <rafl@debian.org>
105Jesse Luehrs <doy@cpan.org>
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106Jesse Vincent <jesse@cpan.org>
107Leon Brocard <acme@astray.com>
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108Matt Trout <mst@shadowcat.co.uk>
109Max Maischein <corion@cpan.org>
110Philippe Bruhat <book@cpan.org>
9e126ece 111Ricardo Signes <rjbs@cpan.org>
ba4c68a6 112Stevan Little <stevan.little@iinteractive.com>
9e126ece 113Steve Hay <steve.m.hay@googlemail.com>
9e126ece 114Tatsuhiko Miyagawa <miyagawa@bulknews.net>
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115Tony Cook <tony@develop-help.com>
116Yves Orton <demerphq@gmail.com>
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117Zefram <zefram@fysh.org>
118Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason <avar@cpan.org>
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120=head1 AUTHOR
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9e126ece 122Jesse Vincent <jesse@cpan.org>
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