- Tag any important issues or PRs you are aware of as 'release critical' to ensure they get looked at.
- move any issues and PRs you don't think are critical to 2.2 and won't be patched or reviewed in the next two-three weeks to the 3.0 milestone.
If you have a commit bit just make the changes, if not please leave comments asking for the changes
This will be the last minor release to support python 2.7 and will be the supported with (critical) bug fixes to 2020. The next release after 2.2 will be 3.0 targeted for ~July 2018. The only major API change will be dropping python2 support and will otherwise be a normal feature release.