[ros-release] ROS Groovy EOL Planning

Steven Peters scpeters at osrfoundation.org
Tue Oct 14 21:31:41 UTC 2014

> From: Tully Foote <tfoote at osrfoundation.org>
> To: ROS-Release <ros-release at code.ros.org>
> Subject: Re: [ros-release] ROS Groovy EOL Planning
> Hi Vincent,
> The groovy EOL went into effect at the end of last month. You'll see that
> all the groovy jobs are disabled. It's on my to-do list to formally
> announce it to ros users.
> We probably won't disable saucy for a while as that knob has not been
> tested and I don't expect it to work without some testing and development.
> Related to that development, were working toward making the buildfarm
> deployable. So to that end we'll be looking to test it with the upcoming
> Jade beta when Ubuntu 15.04 goes into beta.
> Indigo is focused on long term stability. We're not planning to support
> Utopic officially on the build farm.
> http://www.ros.org/reps/rep-0003.html
> Though if you make patches I expect most maintainers will accept them. But
> for using Utopic you'll need to build indigo from source or wait for jade.

Note that there may be some complications with building Indigo from source
on 14.10 (utopic). For example, libccd will be a system package in utopic,
which may conflict with ros-indigo-libccd.


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