VPP RC2 Milestone Tasklist
1. At least one week prior to RC2 Milestone (adjust accordingly if the RC1->RC2 interval is shorter than this), send an email reminder to email@example.com. See example email.
2. Resend the reminder a day or two before RC2.
3. Lay down a tag (v18.01-rc2) on stable/1801 at HEAD.
4. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com announcing the completion of RC2. See example email.
5. Continue to watch/merge patches in the VPP release throttle branch.