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Re: No calc in pretest?

From: Miles Bader
Subject: Re: No calc in pretest?
Date: 04 Jul 2002 10:35:51 +0900

Jon Cast <address@hidden> writes:
> I apologize for saying 18 was the first non-1.x release (whoops), but
> I stand firm in my position major number changes have always meant
> significant changes internally (although clearly not the other way
> around).

Anyway I don't think it really matters if this convention wasn't
followed strictly a long time ago; it's been followed pretty
consistently for over a decade at least, I'd say, and people definitely
get excited when they hear that an emacs release with a bumped major
version is coming...

`...the Soviet Union was sliding in to an economic collapse so comprehensive
 that in the end its factories produced not goods but bads: finished products
 less valuable than the raw materials they were made from.'  [The Economist]

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