[Geany-devel] How about calling the next release 1.0?

Enrico Tröger enrico.troeger at xxxxx
Fri Sep 30 17:18:19 UTC 2011

On Thu, 29 Sep 2011 23:24:55 +0200, Colomban wrote:

>Le 22/09/2011 23:00, Enrico Tröger a écrit :
>> On Thu, 22 Sep 2011 15:28:21 +0200, Colomban wrote:
>>> Le 20/09/2011 23:26, Enrico Tröger a écrit :
>>>> On Tue, 20 Sep 2011 16:10:34 +0300, Yura wrote:
>>>>> Hi
>>>>> But why only 1.0?
>>>>> GNOME 3.*
>>>>> KDE 4.*
>>>>> Scite 2.*
>>>>> What about Geany 3000? Or some kind of other stupid release name
>>>>> like ''busel', 'verabei', 'krumkach' ...
>>>> Heh, I like "krumkach", sounds in German quite funny :).
>>> BTW, how are Geany codenames chosen? :-'
>> If I tell you, I'll have to kill you...
>Oh... then perhaps keep the info secret ;)

Too late...

>> More seriously (though not much), the codenames are just taken from
>> names of Moffs[1] and Grand Moffs from the Star Wars Universe :).
>> [1] http://starwars.wikia.com/wiki/Moff
>> Feel free to change the naming scheme for future releases or even
>> drop the codenames. They have absolutely no relevance at all. So
>> far, they only expressed my fondness for Star Wars :).
>I like codenames, they give a mysterious aura nobody needs to really
>know about :p -- unfortunately I just broke the magic :/


>I'm no Star Wars fan [1], but I could suggest some other funny

Oh oh, how could one not love Star Wars.
Star Trek is somewhat ok but Star Wars is just great. Without I'd never
find names for software releases, servers, workstations, domains,

>mysterious names like Aranarth, Arahel, Ostoher or Ciryandil...
>But honestly I see no problem continuing to call releases the same way
>as before if you provides the names ^^

I don't mind. I'd happy to provide further names but also would be
happy to see any other naming scheme for the codenames. As we are going
to bump the version number for no such a great reason, let's reason it
like 'new codename choosing scheme'  :).


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