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Re: Proposal: Debian release numbers

On Tue, Jan 07, 2003 at 11:49:22PM +0100, Josip Rodin wrote:
> It's used so that CD vendors don't think they need to scrap all of their
> 9.3.1 CDs as soon as 9.3.2 comes out, or something.

I remember it more as of problem of perception.. If we released 1.1.7
but a CD vendor still had 1.1.5, it looked like they were out of date.
But if we have 2.0r7 and they just say "2.0", nobody will notice.

Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <hamish@debian.org> <hamish@cloud.net.au>

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