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Re: Versions Thought

by PodMaster (Abbot)
on Mar 13, 2006 at 23:35 UTC ( #536416=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Versions Thought

This might not mean what you want it to mean to some people.
Its true, a lot of people read too much into a version number. Some people resort to using dates ( yearmonthdatey ).

If you want to label your module as alpha/beta/release, do so unambiguously, in the documentation.

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