Originally Posted By Marc Mame
Originally Posted By Dave Dribin
I try to do that. But sometimes I'll want to do an intermediate release, in which case I tack on extra "-#", instead of waiting for the next mainline version. This is similar to how Linux RPMs differentiate intermediate releases of the same version.

-Dave
Why not use an "a,b,c,.." scheme for intermediate release ?

I could do that. But I've already started down the path of using numbers, and I don't see a huge advantage to using letters.

-Dave