What happened to LC version numbers?

Mark Waddingham mark at livecode.com
Thu Jul 20 21:37:58 CEST 2017


In fact there have been 54 DP releases since we went open source in April 2013 - which is pretty much 1 per month on average since.

So, not rare at all - quite common, one might say.

Mark.

P.S. If someone wants to check my math - then please do. The necessary information is easily grokable from the downloads page.

Sent from my iPhone

> On 20 Jul 2017, at 20:23, Mark Waddingham via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
> 
> Err - last week... 9dp8? Previously there 7 others - a bit under one a month (on average) if my recollection serves me correctly (which it might not!).
> 
> Mark.
> 
> Sent from my iPhone
> 
>>> On 20 Jul 2017, at 20:09, Mark Wieder via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
>>> 
>>> On 07/20/2017 11:41 AM, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode wrote:
>>> 
>>>   ...the more people we can get using DP's (in particular), the higher
>>>   quality they will be and the faster new versions will appear.
>> 
>> ...so when was the last time you saw a dp release?
>> (of anything other than LC9, which is nothing but, since it hasn't yet reached a state stable enough for an rc release)
>> 
>> Seems to be LC8.1.0dp3 from 29 July 2016
>> LC8.1 went through 3 dp releases before getting to RC state
>> 
>> Last one before that was LC8.0.0dp16 17 march 2016
>> 16 dp releases before stabilizing
>> 
>> and before that was LC7.0.0dp10 18 August 2014
>> 
>> DP releases are pretty rare. People can't try these unless they're released.
>> 
>> -- 
>> Mark Wieder
>> ahsoftware at gmail.com
>> 
>> _______________________________________________
>> use-livecode mailing list
>> use-livecode at lists.runrev.com
>> Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences:
>> http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode
> 
> 
> _______________________________________________
> use-livecode mailing list
> use-livecode at lists.runrev.com
> Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences:
> http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode




More information about the use-livecode mailing list