A big +1 to this. I've always felt semantic versioning makes good sense:
----- Original Message -----
> From: "Robbie Gemmell" <robbie.gemm...@gmail.com>
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Sent: Friday, September 4, 2015 3:26:59 PM
> Subject: Changing master to always use x.y.z format versions
> Hi folks,
> Flavio raised the question on the 0.10 vote thread of whether we could
> change our versions to always use 3 parts, rather than change back and
> forth from 2 whenever there is a point release. I think this is a good
> idea (I'm using 3 on the JMS client for the reasons he stated), so I'd
> like to change master to be 0.11.0-SNAPSHOT] rather than just the
> 0.11-SNAPSHOT it is currently.
> I'll look to do that next week unless there are any objections.