>I notice you have been doing work on the 1.2.x branch
I focus bug fixes and improvements on
1.2 branch because that's what I use; however, unless I made a mistake,
all of the changes I've made to 1.2.x branch, have been also committed
to master (1.3) branch.
> but the next branch is not getting those changes.
The 'next' branch is a work-in-progress
that may or may not be merged into (or replace) master at some point, you
probably should not be using that or be concerned about it for now.
> Do you know anything about version 1.3.0? It
looks like it hasn't been updated in a long time. Is it dead?
What makes you say that 1.3 has not
been updated ? Nightly builds are published every day on http://www.mantisbt.org/builds/
If you refer to sourceforge downloads,
we only publish "official" releases there, i.e. alpha / release
candidates. 1.3 is nowhere near that yet...
It is not dead, but at the moment, there
is no clear plan or agreement within the dev team on what the next release
should be and when it could go live. Incidentally, that's also one of the
reasons why I focus more on 1.2.
> Should I switch my server from 1.3.0-dev to 1.2.x
if I want support in the future?
I don't think there is any reason to
downgrade from 1.3.0-dev to 1.2.x
Both 1.2 and 1.3 dev are supported.
If you experience any issue on either, just report them on our bug tracker
and someone will have a look as time allows.
> Is it even possible to switch from 1.3.0-dev to 1.2.x?)
There is no downgrade path so you may
be facing issues (and be on your own) if you tried it .
PS: copying the mailing list for the
Dustin Massop <email@example.com>
I notice you have been doing work on the 1.2.x branch for mantis, but the
next branch is not getting those changes. Do you know anything about version
1.3.0? It looks like it hasn't been updated in a long time. Is it dead?
Should I switch my server from 1.3.0-dev to 1.2.x if I want support in
the future? (Is it even possible to switch from 1.3.0-dev to 1.2.x?)
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