Re: Drop the minor release number
On Fri, Jul 08, 2005 at 09:50:35AM -0600, Bob Proulx wrote:
> Eduard Bloch wrote:
> > Then we would have
> > Debian 4.0 for etch, 4.1 for etch stable release 1, 4.2 for etch stable
> > release 2, 4.2a for etch stable release 2 with a minor CD mastering fix
> > (for example), etc.pp.
> Counting numbers start at one. The first update would be the second
> release of etch. So really it should be 4.1 for the first release of
> etch and 4.2 for the second release and so on.
Except that we're computer people, and we start counting at 0. Heck, we
even had a DebConf0 back in 2000.
The amount of time between slipping on the peel and landing on the
pavement is precisely one bananosecond