Application version numbers, SC version numbers and FIXED-IN

Albert Astals Cid aacid at
Thu Dec 27 22:42:15 UTC 2012

El Dijous, 27 de desembre de 2012, a les 16:16:55, Allen Winter va escriure:
> On Thursday 27 December 2012 11:57:28 AM Aurélien Gâteau wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > Gwenview version number is 2.x.y, where x.y follows KDE SC 4.x.y (meaning
> > KDE SC 4.9.5 ships Gwenview 2.9.5).
> > 
> > Until now we have been using Gwenview version numbers for Bugzilla
> > fields but it has been brought to my attention that doing so means
> > Gwenview
> > fixes do not get listed in the Bugzilla link.
> > 
> > We could get rid of the notion of Gwenview version numbers and just use
> > KDE SC version numbers, but I don't think this would work for example for
> > KMail.
> For the record, most kdepim apps use the same version number as KDE SC.
> Including KMail2, KOrganizer, Akregator, KAddressbook...
> > Is there an established policy for this?
> Not to my knowledge.
> > Should we use KDE SC version numbers in the FIXED-IN field?
> Good question.
> The definition of "Version Fixed In" is "A custom Free Text field in this
> installation of KDE Bugtracking System." Therefore, you could put the KDE
> SC version *and* the Gwenview version both.

The problem with this is that then the bugzilla query we use to create "the 
changelog" won't work, e.g

You could argue that this is the fault of the query not being good enough, and 
i'd agree, but not sure how we can improve this situation.


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