[VOTE] Release 1.6.1, release candidate #1
Please review and vote on the release candidate #1 for the version 1.6.1,
[ ] +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 1F302569A96CFFD5 ,
* all artifacts to be deployed to the Maven Central Repository ,
* source code tag "release-1.6.1-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.
Pro-tip: you can create a settings.xml file with these contents:
And reference that in your maven commands via --settings
path/to/settings.xml. This is useful for creating a quickstart based on the
staged release and for building against the staged jars.