[GRASS-dev] SVN version number
paul-grass at stjohnspoint.co.uk
Thu Apr 24 09:29:16 EDT 2008
On Thu, 24 Apr 2008, Markus Neteler wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 24, 2008 at 12:11 PM, Paul Kelly
> <paul-grass at stjohnspoint.co.uk> wrote:
>> Hello everyone,
>> Updating from SVN this morning I see that the version number is now 6.4.svn
>> - I'm not sure if that's right? I thought it should be 6.3.svn until a
>> release branch for 6.4 is created, and the version number on that branch
>> will be 6.4.svn. At that point the version on develbranch_6, which will be
>> in operation by then, will become 6.5.svn (although there might not ever be
>> any 6.5 releases, similar to 5.5).
>> It is all a bit confusing though since we've started partially abandoning
>> the odd-development/stable-release system.
> that's not intended.
Oh; I understood that it was. See:
Nobody else replied there apart from Glynn and I but I took that as
meaning there was agreement, on what has become a complicated subject!
> Obviously, trunk needs to be changes to 7.0.svn.
> We should fork the 6.4 now, called "develbranch_6". From that,
> in future, "releasebranch_6_4" will be forked.
I just don't understand why the change to 6.4 numbering now - I thought
there might have been more 6.3 versions before we create the release
> I vote for doing it now.
If you're talking about creating develbranch_6 and making the version
number in the trunk 7.0.svn, I'm in agreement with that too.
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