[llvm-dev] [6.0.0 Release] Scheduling the release

Sam Kellett via llvm-dev llvm-dev at lists.llvm.org
Tue Dec 12 03:49:08 PST 2017

> I see this as a positive move. As most people prepare to go into
> end-of-year mode, they take less risks and commit less experimental
> code. After the year begins again, people start taking more risks. The
> closer we branch to the beginning of the year, they less experimental
> half-backed stuff we'll carry on to the new branch and the less
> reverts we'll have to do.

FYI heartbleed was commited at 11pm, December 31st: 

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