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Re:Using a Version Non-Number

Posted by: Anonymous Coward on June 14, 2005 05:02 PM
As with any "convention" you have to know what it is for it to make sense... You are applying a "standard" to the number, but the standard applied is not apparent in the numeric encoding... even if you put ISO-20050614 you still have no idea what it means... as you say "when you get used to"...

In which case it is just as easy to use:

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for the same reasons... Of course you then still have timezone issues, especially if you release builds on consecutive days... as I indicated, not everyone lives in the US... or the same timezone, or in the same "day"...

There is no such thing as an "intuitive" standard...

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