The InfluxDB repository GitHub - influxdata/influxdb: Scalable datastore for metrics, events, and real-time analytics currently carries this notice:
Around January 11th, 2019,
masteron this repository will become InfluxDB 2.0 code. The content of
infludata/platformwill be moved to this repository. If you rely on
master, you should update your dependencies to track the
@weef already mentioned the same thing here:
So, after this happens, we should continue to watch the
1.7 branch for changes before we consider to deploy the upcoming InfluxDB 2.0.