2.1 beta or release

Peter Gutmann pgut001 at cs.auckland.ac.nz
Sun Oct 26 10:31:23 CET 2014

Werner Koch <wk at gnupg.org> writes:

>Back in the 90ies it was quite different but now that even OpenSSL has a 1 as
>major version beta releases and 0.x are more or less useless :-(. This
>reminds me of GPA and Pinentry.

And Windows 8.1.  There was one component that MS had to re-release five times
over a period of about six months, and people are still reporting problems
with it.

So I think as long as you can limit yourself to less than five releases of 2.1
final you're still doing better than Microsoft.


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