[IAEP] [Sugar-devel] Sugar on a Stick v2 Release Naming

Sean DALY sdaly.be at gmail.com
Mon Sep 14 10:27:29 EDT 2009

As long as no one (including developers) is confused that "SoaS
release 1( Strawberry)" alias "SoaS-2" is running Sugar v0.84 and
Fedora 11.

I'm just wondering why "SoaS-2" is in use... non-initiates will assume
that means SoaS release 2 (Blueberry), don't you think?



On Mon, Sep 14, 2009 at 12:01 AM, Martin Dengler
<martin at martindengler.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Sep 13, 2009 at 11:18:55PM +0200, Sean DALY wrote:
>> Bill - I completely agree our numbering systems are byzantine and
>> difficult to grasp... there is the Sugar version number, the Fedora
>> version number, the OLPC-OS version number and the XO build number.
> The numbering is for developers...why are we having this discussion at
> a marketing level?  Developers can appreciate the difference between
> each of those numbers, and each of them is precise*.
> The SoaS strawberry ISO is called soas-strawberry.iso:
> http://download.sugarlabs.org/soas/releases/
> No "byzantine" numbers in sight.
>> thanks
>> Sean
> Martin
> * Two of the four aren't even relevant to SoaS.  I fail to see why
> throwing unrelated numbers around helps this discussion or contributes
> to a "Byzantine" SoaS numbering scheme.

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