Benji York wrote at 2006-1-4 14:22 -0500:
>Dieter Maurer wrote:
>> Jim Fulton wrote at 2006-1-3 14:41 -0500:
>>>I think 12 months is a bit short. I don't think the backward-compatibility
>>>is that burdonsome, once written. What do other folks think?
>> If the backward compatibility period gets shorter,
>> we will skip more and more releases because of the increased burden
>> to get our applications running again...
>Does that mean that you think 12 months is too short, just right, or
>nearly too short?
I answer here as a user (of the Zope framework)
not as a (framework) developper.
As a user, I prefer the deprecation period to be as long as possible.
I cannot dictate the developpers what deprecation period they
choose but I can refrain to upgrade.
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