Change LyX release numbering to Semantic Versioning

José Abílio Matos jamatos at
Wed Jan 13 21:09:38 UTC 2021

On Wednesday, January 13, 2021 8:27:28 PM WET Pavel Sanda wrote:
> The question really is why it should be wrong to give new major version
> +0.1.
> Anyway, I do not see that this subthread is moving in a constructive
> direction, so it's perhaps best to agree that we disagree 

I agree, I tried to expose the reasons why I think that the change is worth.
I think that by now all the arguments have been presented. We should make a 
decision and proceed. :-)
> It's not a grave issue to me so if majority decides that we should
> abandon the current versioning scheme I can live with that.
> .. I might fight for LyX-year.minor versioning scheme once we hit 9 though 

That is fair. :-)
On the other hand at that time I will be probably hunted by the year 2038 
problem. :-D

> Pavel

José Abílio

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