[Python-Dev] Re: Stability and change

Guido van Rossum guido@python.org
Mon, 08 Apr 2002 14:36:21 -0400

> Make X.Y.0.N the experimental branch,
> settling down to X.Y.1 as the final stable release,
> following up with X.Y.Z as bugfix-only releases,
> and the next round of experimentals continuing from X.(Y+1).0.0.

This is attractive, if we can make sure that everything settles
between 2.x.0 and 2.x.1.  That leaves us only alpha and beta releases
of 2.x.1 to experiment.  Could be a long string of betas...

--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)