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Albert Astals Cid aacid at
Mon Jul 16 20:42:11 UTC 2012

El Dilluns, 16 de juliol de 2012, a les 22:37:24, Michael Jansen va escriure:
> > > I do not like maskerading pre releases as stable version. Version
> > > numbers have a
> > > clear semantic meaning. And KDE currently breaks that.
> > 
> > We break what? Our numbers have a clear sematic meaning, i can look at a
> > version number and tell you what it is. Agreed it's not trivial, but
> > saying
> > our numbers don't have a semantinc meaning is not true.
> > 
> > Cheers,
> > 
> >   Albert
> Any version numbered minor.major.patch is a stable release. That's what we
> are breaking.
> 4.5.70 is a stable release for anyone with experience in release numbers.
> Yes with the background of doing kde developing you know its not. But the
> convention says it is.

You mean like the gnome guys break it, and like the poppler guys break it, and 
like the kernel guys used to do? and that's without lookinf for examples.

Your convention is too narrow minded.


> Mike

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