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From Benjamin Reed <br...@yahoo-inc.com>
Subject Re: ZK compatability
Date Fri, 01 Oct 2010 17:04:13 GMT
  we should also point out that our ops guys here at yahoo! don't like 
the break at major clause. i imagine when we do the next major release 
we will try to be one release backwards compatible. (although we 
shouldn't promise it until we successfully do it once :)

ben

On 09/30/2010 10:29 AM, Patrick Hunt wrote:
> Historically major releases can have non-bw compatible changes.  However if
> you look back through the release history you'll see that the last time that
> happened was oct 2008, when we moved the project from sourceforge to apache.
>
> Patrick
>
> On Tue, Sep 28, 2010 at 11:37 AM, Jun Rao<junrao@gmail.com>  wrote:
>
>> What about major releases going forward? Thanks,
>>
>> Jun
>>
>> On Mon, Sep 27, 2010 at 10:32 PM, Patrick Hunt<phunt@apache.org>  wrote:
>>
>>> In general yes, minor and bug fix releases are fully backward compatible.
>>>
>>> Patrick
>>>
>>>
>>> On Sun, Sep 26, 2010 at 9:11 PM, Jun Rao<junrao@gmail.com>  wrote:
>>>
>>>> Hi,
>>>>
>>>> Does ZK support (and plan to support in the future) backward
>> compatibility
>>>> (so that a new client can talk to an old server and vice versa)?
>>>>
>>>> Thanks
>>>>
>>>> Jun
>>>>
>>>


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