The Road to Mozilla 1.0
Monday April 8th, 2002
Mitchell Baker writes: "A few Mozilla 1.0-related steps will take place before Mozilla 1.0 is itself released. The next couple of steps are outlined in the linked article." Click the Full Article link to check out what's coming up including info on release candidates and more.
> Are there any further thoughts on codebase management after the tree is riven in two?
It's all in the roadmap.
> Will Mozila.org make binaries available? If so, will it be from the branch or the trunk, or both?
As with any other branch, there will be nightlies from both the branch and the trunk.
> What further features will be checked into the trunk, and will the branch miss out altogether?
Basically, "none". But that's a decision for drivers.
> How low does a risk need to be before it is acceptable for the branch?
That's a decision for drivers.
> And most importantly, if interest in Mozilla zooms up, who will write > the page explaining the difference between a branch and a truck to > the newbies and how well will they write it?