[Mono-dev] [Ximian-mono-list] Planning: Mono version numbers.
massi at ximian.com
Sat May 12 08:19:15 EDT 2007
On Sat, 2007-05-12 at 08:56 +0200, Andreas Färber wrote:
> > And people should read the release notes to see what's shipped,
> > what's supported and what's not.
> This is unpractical. The Release Notes detail *changes* between
> versions, not the general state of Mono for that version. Someone new
> to Mono would have to go through lots of Release Notes to follow
> those changes.
I see your point.
I wrote "read the release notes" because IIRC Miguel has always
done a great job in summarizing the changes between major releases
directly in the release notes.
I mean, the 1.2 release notes summarized what was new since 1.1,
and so on.
Anyway, I just meant "let's not try too hard to give those numbers
a meaning other than 'this is the next [major|minor] release'".
What is actual in the release is documented, the user should read
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