Is 3.0 worth breaking backward compatibility?

Marc 'BlackJack' Rintsch bj_666 at gmx.net
Tue Dec 9 23:55:02 CET 2008


On Tue, 09 Dec 2008 20:56:19 +0000, Lie Ryan wrote:

> Interestingly, many linux _distro_ also inhibit this quick version
> number change. Fedora 10, Ubuntu is 2 years old, version 8 (they start
> from version 6 not 1).

Ubuntu's version numbers don't follow the usual rules but are year and 
month of release.  So this year's releases have "version" 8 and the 
latest is from october so it is 8.10.

Ciao,
	Marc 'BlackJack' Rintsch



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