[flac-dev] New release

Erik de Castro Lopo mle+la at mega-nerd.com
Mon Nov 24 11:25:01 PST 2014

Brian Willoughby wrote:

> I agree with Miroslav. It is a good practice to make a security release
> on a "branch" of the stable, shipped code, so that people can obtain the
> security fix with minimal risk to other changes. Even if the new code
> passes all tests fairly soon, it wouldn't hurt to have a couple of releases
> - one purely for security, the next with new changes in other areas.

I would agree if FLAC was under active new development. However, its not.
Apart from Martin's apodization window work, its been maintenance, cleanups
and performance improvements.

Erik de Castro Lopo

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