Snapshot release and DPH

Ian Lynagh ian at
Tue Mar 12 17:05:52 CET 2013

On Tue, Mar 12, 2013 at 08:04:44AM -0700, Johan Tibell wrote:
> Is a snapshot the same as a release candidate


> (i.e. should I try to run the
> pre-release performance benchmarks on it)?

Well, if there are any performance regressions in a snapshot release
then it's better to find out immediately than when we're trying to put a
real release out.

(in fact, I think it's quite likely that a constant factor performance
regression discovered once the RC phase has started wouldn't be fixed
before the release).


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