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From Mladen Turk <mt...@apache.org>
Subject Re: svn commit: r451582 - /httpd/httpd/trunk/modules/proxy/mod_proxy.h
Date Mon, 02 Oct 2006 16:57:53 GMT
Paul Querna wrote:
> Mladen Turk wrote:
>> But the trunk is usually build as is with all custom modules.
>> What's the point of it if we need to preserve backward compatibility.
>> (For what version, SVN head from DD/MM/YYYY or what).
>> When the first version gets tagged from trunk, then we can have a MMN.
>> Until then, the trunk itself is the version.
> 
> Its not about maintaining compatibility, its about maintaining 
> versioning.  Don't confuse the versioning mechanisms with restrictions 
> on changes.
> 
> Bumping the MMN allows modules to be compiled against trunk, and know 
> when an API has changed.  It is perfectly acceptable to break, change, 
> or modify an ABI in trunk at any time, but we still should version it, 
> so anyone interested will have a way to know this.
>

Like said, that was my understanding.
I'll bump the MMN in that case.

Regards,
Mladen.

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