Supported Components and Platforms:

Note that the official Qpid release is a source release. The entire source tree will be released. In addition the source for various individual Qpid components will also be released separately.

The released source will build and have been tested under the following platforms.

  • C++ Broker
    • Linux
      Fedora 11 (gcc 4.4, boost 1.37)
    • Windows XP, Vista (32 and 64 bit) (Visual Studio 2008, Boost 1.35, 1.41)
  • Java Broker
    • ??
  • C++ Client
  • JMS Client (Java)
  • Python client
  • Ruby client
  • WCF client (.NET)

There may also be binary packages for various platforms available for download, but they are not the primary Qpid release and they are provided entirely for user convenience.

Checklist of items for the Release:

  • Ensure licensing files are correct
  • Release notes/Readmes
  • Ensure svn revision targeted for release builds succeed (or are reported to succeed) for the necessary platforms. Including the build time tests.
  • Tag candidate release
  • Run build script to build and sign release artifacts
  • Upload to
  • Move to release area.
  • Announce

Release Notes:

Please add release note items here:

  • Greatly improved cluster stability and performance.
  • Persistent cluster automatically restarts from clean database
  • C++ broker on Windows now has a persistence module; requires Microsoft SQL Express or higher.

Jiras to be closed:

Below are all the Blocker and critical Qpid Jiras that are targeted for 0.6.

Most of these jira's look like they just need to be reviewed. I assume this means that really they just have to be closed at this stage.

type key summary assignee reporter priority status resolution created updated due

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Below are all other unresolved JIRAs tagged Fix for 0.6 which we should either close or move to 'Affects 0.6' and clear the fix for value.

T Key Summary Assignee Reporter P Status Resolution Created Updated Due

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