[VOTE] Release 1.5.3, release candidate #1
Please review and vote on the release candidate #1 for the version
1.5.3, as follows:
[ ] +1, Approve the release
[ ] -1, Do not approve the release (please provide specific comments)
The complete staging area is available for your review, which includes:
* JIRA release notes ,
* the official Apache source release and binary convenience releases to
be deployed to dist.apache.org , which are signed with the key with
fingerprint 11D464BA ,
* all artifacts to be deployed to the Maven Central Repository ,
* source code tag "release-1.5.3-rc1" ,
* website pull request listing the new release and adding announcement
blog post .
The vote will be open for at least 72 hours. It is adopted by majority
approval, with at least 3 PMC affirmative votes.