[Python-Dev] devguide: Backporting is obsolete. Add details that I had to learn.

Barry Warsaw barry at python.org
Tue Jan 10 11:09:37 CET 2012

On Jan 10, 2012, at 09:03 PM, Anthony Kong wrote:

>I don't find 'major' and 'minor' confusing too. Maybe because it is the
>designation used in linux community for years.

Neither do I.  I read them as aliases for "leftmost digit" and "middle digit"
respectively, regardless of Python's interpretation of them.


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