[squeak-dev] Re: The version 3.10 does not work on Linux.

Igor Stasenko siguctua at gmail.com
Sun Jun 1 13:12:21 UTC 2008

We can use version strings like following format:

Squeak VM xx.yy.zz (images ver aa.bb - cc.dd)

This makes it absolutely understandable, that VM having own version ,
AND works/compatible with squeak images of given versions.

2008/6/1 Giovanni Corriga <giovanni at corriga.net>:
> Andreas Raab ha scritto:
>> John M McIntosh wrote:
>>> Really I suspect the VM version numbers should fully decouple from the
>>> image version numbers, really nothing requires one to use a 3.10 image to
>>> build a  VM that will work with a 3.10, I'm quite happy to continue working
>>> with my 3.8 VMMaker image...
>> And of course the story comes full circle once people realize that the
>> reason for naming the VMs according to image versions was precisely in
>> response to complaints about how confusing it is that the versions differ
>> ;-)
> Heh. We could keep the current version as an "internal" version, and add an
> "external" version that will stay in sync with the image version.
> What do you think?
>        Giovanni

Best regards,
Igor Stasenko AKA sig.

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