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Re: [opensuse] SUSE version naming
  • From: "Peter Flodin" <pflodin@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 18 Apr 2006 09:49:50 +1000
  • Message-id: <8b1a1e10604171649t17d7a5e2rac9861417919c920@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On 4/18/06, houghi <houghi@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 17, 2006 at 09:29:34PM +0200, Marcus Meissner wrote:
> > Its only a marketing issue, nothing else.
>
> OK, thanks.
>

I quite like what Ubuntu uses which is the year, followed by the month
eg 5.10 is version released October 2005. No dispute, no confusion,
easily identify how old a release is without using the blatant
Microsoftish year labels.

Although Suse Linux 6.04, might be a bit confusing at this point.


Peter 'Pflodo' Flodin.
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