[tahoe-dev] Safely defined.
shawn at willden.org
Wed Mar 14 21:39:03 UTC 2012
VG2 policy is that we only run released versions, and we don't upgrade
until 2-3 weeks after the release, to let others shake out the bugs. If a
release can't be safely downgraded, we'll wait longer
But you can always build your own grid for testing. You can even run a
dozen instances of Tahoe on one box.
On Wed, Mar 14, 2012 at 3:31 PM, Ted Rolle, Jr. <stercor at gmail.com> wrote:
> Brian: Define safely.
> I'm in a volunteer grid. Bulletproof code is important for reliability.
> This does *not* reflect your coding ability.
> It's a characteristic of large systems. I've written large systems and
> had unintended consequences from "small, harmless, guaranteed-to-work"
> changes. But, we didn't have a testing environment as complete as
> Tahoe-LAFS has. If new code passes the testing suite, it's most probably
> Change of mind: I like to be on the cutting edge. I'll put the new code
> into place when it's someone says its safe to do so.
> Thanks for all your work,
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> tahoe-dev at tahoe-lafs.org
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