OpenWrt / LEDE merge: draft announcement of common code repository

Imre Kaloz kaloz at
Fri May 5 12:29:43 EDT 2017


17.01 isn't the successor of 15.01, the one after the merge will be the 
successor of both. Anyways, please don't post this yet.


On 2017-05-05 18:11, Hauke Mehrtens wrote:
> Hi,
> In the last poll the majority decides for a re-merge. [0] To bring 
> this a little bit further I would like to see this announcement on the 
> front page which would inform users that the code 
> repository moved to the LEDE project. This is based on the topics, I 
> think we all agreed on, but if I did something wrong, or you think we 
> decided somehow differently please correct me. My intention is to get 
> users, that are not following the project very closely informed about 
> the situation.
> [0]:
> Hauke
> -----------------------
> Subject: OpenWrt and LEDE project merge update and code repository move
> The OpenWrt and the LEDE Project want to re-merge again. The official 
> successor of the OpenWrt Chaos Calmer 15.05 release is the LEDE 17.01 
> release (link to
> The OpenWrt subversion (svn) and the OpenWrt git repositories are 
> deprecated now and will not be maintained any more. All contributors 
> should switch to the code hosted by the LEDE project which is based on 
> the OpenWrt trunk source code with lots of additional improvements. To 
> contribute code to the LEDE project please follow the LEDE submitting 
> patches guide (link to 
> The OpenWrt package feed at github is also used by the LEDE project, 
> no change there.
> To increase the likelihood of getting support on the mailing lists, 
> please add lede-dev at (LEDE development mailing 
> list) in addition, when writing to the OpenWrt mailing lists.
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