This weekend we will create a build from tip of 4.2.x branch and call
As discussed at the F2F we are aiming for a 4.2.1 release before Xmas
essential bug fixes, as coordinated between dev and QE. This release is
scheduled for GA on 15 December, as shown in JIRA  and was in the
send out last week.
PLEASE, it is not expected *all* components will have updates for this
Only the ones that actually have critical issues/requests should
Please make sure your branch builds correctly, using the latest parent
4.2.1.CR1-SNAPSHOT , and that if you have changes for the 4.2.1
make sure you have upversioned the version of the components - including
and features, and their associated poms.
For those projects which have so far *not* remembered to update, see
details here .
 Going forward we should move to using a tagged/sha1 approach to
build surprises, but more about that in a follow up next week.
 The plan is going to be made public in jira/product plan ASAP.