On 8/15/16 3:06 PM, Tom Lane wrote: > That would give us an automatic annual change in the minor version. > If we ever made an incompatible change in a shlib, we could advance > its SO_MAJOR_VERSION but keep this rule for the minor version (there's > no law that says we have to reset the minor version when we do that).
Let's look into getting rid of the minor versions altogether. They don't serve any technical purpose in most cases. Library packaging policies have evolved quite a bit over the years; maybe there is some guidance there to make this simpler. -- Peter Eisentraut http://www.2ndQuadrant.com/ PostgreSQL Development, 24x7 Support, Remote DBA, Training & Services -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (email@example.com) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers