Version number changes for Thunderbird

Tanstaafl tanstaafl at
Fri Jun 3 11:50:56 UTC 2011

On 2011-06-02 6:59 PM, Ben Bucksch wrote:
> On 02.06.2011 17:02, John Hopkins wrote:
>>> It is definitely *easier* to market a new version 3.3 or
>>> 4.0 than a new version number 15.

>> There may be a compromise: use the minor version to track release
>> numbers and match gecko version.  Bump the major version whenever it
>> feels right.
>> So 15.0 becomes 4.15.  I don't think anyone cares if the minor version
>> is in the hundreds:  4.105, not a big deal.

> I like that idea.

As do I, as I said in my last...

This is the way it should be.

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