Cherry-pick proposal

Dr Paul Dale paul.dale at
Wed Apr 29 12:22:31 UTC 2020

My concern is are 1.1.1 and 3.0 really all that different?
The core is quite different but the cryptographic algorithms aren’t.  CMS, x509, …?

I’d rather not introduce a burden where it isn’t necessary.

Dr Paul Dale | Distinguished Architect | Cryptographic Foundations 
Phone +61 7 3031 7217
Oracle Australia

> On 29 Apr 2020, at 10:08 pm, Matt Caswell <matt at> wrote:
> The OTC have received this proposal and a request that we vote on it:
> I would like to request that we do not allow cherry-picks between master
> and 1.1.1-stable because these two versions are now very different, if a
> cherry-pick succeeds, there is no guarantee that the result will work.
> Because we have no CI for the cherry-pick. If a cherry-pick is needed, a
> new PR for 1.1.1 should be done and approved independently.
> Before starting a vote I'd like to provide opportunity for comments, and
> also what the vote text should be.
> Thanks
> Matt

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