[OWASP-ESAPI] ESAPI versioning number convention

Mike Boberski mike.boberski at gmail.com
Sun Nov 29 18:48:37 EST 2009


Yes, I like the Firefox scheme.

Mike


On Sun, Nov 29, 2009 at 6:44 PM, Jim Manico <jim.manico at owasp.org> wrote:

>  > I'm onboard with what appears to be the de facto numbering
>
> Indeed it is, sounds good to me for the most part. But I think we need to
> add one more number to this scheme for interstitial releases.
>
> For example, the 1.4 branch version is currently ESAPI 1.4 per this scheme
>
> Soon, I'll push out a new 1.4 release candidate - small fixes with no API
> changes that only fix critical issues, as well as upgrading maven. I'd like
> to label that ESAPI 1.4.1rc1,and eventually release ESAPI 1.4.1.
>
>  So per FireFox, there is never a ESAPI 2.0.0, but there could be a ESAPI
> 2.0.1. Anytime there is a "second zero" it is dropped from the numbering
> scheme.
>
> You like, Mike+team?
>
> - Jim
>
> I'm not sure that 1.4rc1 == 1.4.1
>
> I'm onboard with what appears to be the de facto numbering, e.g.
>
> 1.1a1
> 1.6b3
> 1.9rc1
> 1.4
> 2.0
>
> i.e. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Software_versioning#Pre-release_versions
>
> Mike
>
>
> On Sun, Nov 29, 2009 at 5:36 PM, Jim Manico <jim.manico at owasp.org> wrote:
>
>> I'd like to recommend that we go with a 3 number versioning system for
>> ESAPI moving forward.
>>
>> Per this scheme, our last release was 2.0.4 (ESAPI 2.0, rc4).
>>
>> and the 1.4 branch is at 1.4.1 now. (ESAPI 1.4 rc1, which went live
>> right away).
>>
>> Soon we will release a new ESAPI release candidate (ESAPI 2.0.5). I'm
>> also working on the getting a new release out for the 1.4 branch (ESAPI
>> 1.4.2).
>>
>> All in favor?
>>
>> - Jim
>>
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