Changing the Versioning Scheme

Max Kanat-Alexander mkanat at
Tue Aug 14 14:13:36 UTC 2007

On Tue, 14 Aug 2007 11:55:57 +0100 Gervase Markham <gerv at>
> Max Kanat-Alexander wrote:
> > 	To remedy this, I think we should just start doing releases
> > as 4.0, 5.0, 6.0, etc.
> I missed the meeting; but I think that the problem was our
> psychological hangup about the number 3 (caused by Hixie's earlier
> efforts). From now on, we can adopt a more normal scheme. But I think
> that revving the major version number with _every_ release would
> swing things too far the other way.

	Yeah, that's basically what we agreed at the meeting.

	3.4 will probably be 4.0.

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