EPEL announcement planed for 20070726

Rahul Sundaram sundaram at fedoraproject.org
Thu Jul 12 18:32:47 UTC 2007

Thorsten Leemhuis wrote:
> Hi,
> just a heads up; the current plan is to officially announce EPEL on
> Thursday, 26th 2007. Yes, that's one week later that estimated last
> week, as we need a bit more time to fix all broken deps before the
> announcement.
> While at it: Note that new and updated packages for EPEL will go to into
> EPEL-testing repo after the announcement (¹) and get moved to the proper
> repo at a later point of time. The plan is to do the move from testing
> to the proper repo in parallel with the "quarterly" EL-releases like
> RHEL 5.1.

Have you folks decided where and how the announcements should be send?

Fedora announce list
RHEL 4 and 5 lists and announce lists
Red Hat press release
Other news sites

This might be a useful reference:



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