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Perl 5.14 release schedule ^

December 20, 2010

Contentious Changes freeze

February 20, 2011

User-visible Changes freeze

March 20, 2011

Code Freeze

April 1, 2011

Target date for 5.14.0 RC0

Seven days after the release of a 5.14.0-RCx with no showstoppers reported


Development Release schedule ^

This document lists the release engineers for at least the next four months of releases of bleadperl. If there are fewer than four months listed as you make a release, it's important that you extend the schedule AND identify the next release engineer.

Before adding a release engineer, you must contact them and they must consent to ship the release.

When shipping a release, you should include the schedule for (at least) the next four releases. If a stable version of Perl is released, you should reset the version numbers to the next blead series.


 October 2       -   Jesse Vincent
 October 20      -   Jesse Vincent
 November 20     -   Leon Brocard
 December 20     -   Jesse Vincent


 January 20      -   Ricardo Signes
 February 20     -   Steve Hay
 March 20        -   Ask Bjørn Hansen (skipped due to 5.12.0-RC1)
 April 20        -   Leon Brocard
 May 20          -   Ricardo Signes
 June 20         -   Matt Trout
 July 20         -   David Golden
 August 20       -   Florian Ragwitz
 September 20    -   Steve Hay
 October 20      -   Tatsuhiko Miyagawa
 November 20     -   Chris Williams
 December 20     -   Zefram


 January 20      -   Jesse
 February 20     -   Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
 March 20        -   Florian Ragwitz
 April 20        -   Jesse (5.14.0-RC0)
 May 20          -   Ricardo Signes
 June 20         -   David Golden


The following porters have all consented to do at least one release of bleadperl. If you can't do a release and can't find a substitute amongst this list, mail p5p.

Jesse Vincent <jesse@cpan.org> Leon Brocard <acme@astray.com> Yves Orton <demerphq@gmail.com> Ricardo Signes <rjbs@cpan.org> Steve Hay <steve.m.hay@googlemail.com> Ask Bjørn Hansen <ask@perl.org> David Golden <dagolden@cpan.org> Philippe Bruhat <book@cpan.org> Matt Trout <mst@shadowcat.co.uk> Florian Ragwitz <rafl@debian.org> Tatsuhiko Miyagawa <miyagawa@bulknews.net> Chris Williams <bingos@cpan.org> Zefram <zefram@fysh.org> Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason <avar@cpan.org>

Reticent victims

These folks have said that they'd be willing to release Perl but would prefer that others have the opportunity before they pitch in:


Jesse Vincent <jesse@cpan.org>

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