View Full Version : More frequent or consolidated releases?

11 Oct 2006, 5:49 AM
I was wondering what is preferrable, more frequent releases as bugs are fixed and new things are added or less frequent consolidated releases?

Like for example, right now I have a release ready that has about 10 bug fixes, a few very important ones. The resizable component is new and the UpdateManager received some new functionality.

I can release this as a minor release (as I usually do), or I can wait until there is more updates, new stuff, etc to include.

Since this affects you guys more than me, I am interested in your opinions.


11 Oct 2006, 7:22 AM
I'd say minor releases with less documentation and catch the documentation up in the major releases. I know I'm anxiously looking for fixed columns as soon as possible.

12 Oct 2006, 9:20 AM
How about an SVN repository?

You could provide a download for a stable release and those who want to try/test the lastest fixes could grab it from the SVN.


12 Oct 2006, 4:10 PM
I would also vote for an SVN repository.

That could have the added benefit that it would be relatively easy for others to contribute fixes, etc -- perhaps that's already happening, I don't know.

-- Kevin

12 Oct 2006, 4:15 PM
ps. Great work, by the way. Keep it up!

15 Oct 2006, 10:23 PM
Minor releases.