Alpha, beta, ....
dotancohen at gmail.com
Sat May 3 20:55:00 UTC 2008
2008/5/3 Pastor JW <pastor_jw at the-inner-circle.org>:
> On Saturday 03 May 2008 11:18:00 am Sandy Harris wrote:
>> Is there a way to find out which pieces of 8.04 are
>> in what state? Alpha, beta, whatever? Seems to
>> me we need one.
> I don't think there is one, how would one search? I suppose a 0.* match would
> reveal less than released versions but then is the version number standard
> that well observed? What is the difference between alpha numbers and beta
It's not the numbers, it's the developers declarations. For instance,
KDE 4 beta was called KDE 3.9.x.
> I for one was happy to see Firefox 3 as in 7.10, Firefox 220.127.116.11 and previous
> never would open most of the websites I frequent.
Please tell me what websites those are. I'll write to every single one
of them. You should, too. Be specific about what works and what does
not work for you.
A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?
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