[Scribus] Scribus Versioning Scheme (was:Re: Is 1.3.4 stable enough)

Craig Bradney cbradney
Thu Oct 18 13:19:20 CEST 2007

> ----- Original Message -----
> Subject: [Scribus] Scribus Versioning Scheme (was:Re: Is 1.3.4 stable
> From: Helge Hielscher <hhielscher at gmail.com>
> To: scribus at nashi.altmuehlnet.de
> Date: 18-10-2007 12:12
> On Wed, 17 Oct 2007 20:04:26 +0200, Christoph Sch?fer wrote:
> > The communication could have been better, and IMHO it hasn't been stated
> > clearly enough that 1.3.4 is a development version. On the other hand,
> > you go to www.scribus.net, you'll see that is described as the
> > latest stable version, not 1.3.4.
> Much of the confusing is comming from the difficult naming scheme for
> version numbers that the Scribus team has choosen.
> If would have been 1.4 it would have been clear to everyone that
> this is the stable version.
> Development could have happend on 1.5.x then. Next stable 1.6 or 2.0

Moving to 1.4.0 would have indicated a lot of major new features, which were
not in or whenever it was we marked 1.3.3.x stable.

That is life.. and history. All will be cleared up soon enough.


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