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Re: handling versioning change
On Sat, Nov 26, 2016 at 10:45:57AM -0500, Greg Troxel wrote:
> 1) just change the version and people will have to deal, once
Just make sure to add some appropiate limits to avoid the old version
> 2) do something like 22.214.171.124 and be kludgy forever
More like go with 999a1.7.3 or so. That's reasonable dense and still
> 3) Implement some silent metadata in versions just for tools that
> check versons, so that the human-presented version is right. I dimly
> recall discussion of this (EPOCH?) but can't find it.
All epoch syntaxes are more or less as bad as the above, some just stick
the marker to the end.
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