Holger Krull wrote:
> Brendan Simon schrieb:
>> I didn't get any answers about 0.7.1 versus 0.6.4.
>> Is 0.7.1 still being developed, or are we still actively developing the
>> 0.6 branch ???
>> Am I better of reverting back to 0.6.4 from 0.7.1, or is there a new 0.7
>> I can upgrade to ???
>> I'm using coLinux-0.7.1-devel-20051203 (linux-2.6.12). At the time
>> 0.6.2 (or was it 0.6.1) was the latest stable and the networking was
>> quite slow so I moved to the development snapshot. Since then 0.6.3 and
>> 0.6.4 (linux-2.6.11) have been released.
>> Is the 0.7.x branch still being developed. If so where can I find
>> snapshots and what is the difference between that and the 0.6.x branch.
>> Are the changes that were in 0.7.1 now in the latest 0.6.x? If so,
>> would I be better going _back_ to the 0.6.x version? Maybe that depends
>> on whether 0.7.x exists or not ???
> As far as i know both branches get developed, and changes that went in
> 0.6.x are got ported to the 0.7.x.
> There is no problem with using the development branch at the moment.
Thank you Holger for quick answer.
The 0.6.4 is the lastest with XML support. It has no better things for
you, I think. Some good things are backported from 0.7.1 to the 0.6.4
(but not all). All known errors are ported into 0.6.4
The 0.6.4 would be the last released version of 0.6.x. I hope.
The 0.7.x has a faster mechanism for transfering bytes between linux
guest and windows host. This would never change in 0.6.x
The official 0.7.1 was synced from 0.7.1-hn16. This should be the
preparation for the next stable release. See lastest Autobuild:
With 0.7.1-hn16 you are on the latest version.
Differences you can read from file NEWS inside the source code of 0.7.1,
this is a copy of the file:
The full changelog with more internal details you can read from Monotone
only. The latest entries of this changelog are here:
Now, you would ask the difference between Autobuild and Testing. Right.
Autobuild 20060710 was not tested before uploading, the source code is
the same as the Testing 0.7.1-hn16. Autobuild has no installer.
Testing 0.7.1-hn16 was tested by me and no errors known. Testing has an