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Re: couple notes about post-2.71 branch management

From: Nick Bowler
Subject: Re: couple notes about post-2.71 branch management
Date: Tue, 2 Feb 2021 20:06:17 -0500

Hi Zack,

On 2021-01-29, Zack Weinberg <> wrote:
> Finally, to help us keep the development series on branch and trunk
> straight, I tagged the "post-release administrivia" commit on the
> trunk as v2.72a and on the branch as v2.72b.  This will make the
> output of autoconf --version be obviously different between a build
> from the trunk and a build from the branch. Think of them as arbitrary
> labels (but m4_version_compare greater than 2.71 and less than 2.72).
> I don't plan to do releases with either version number.

I just pulled the latest autoconf master, and it seems master branch was
tagged v2.62a[1], rather than v2.72a as described here.

The result is slightly confusing :)



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