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We fail to follow SemVer – and why it needn’t matter

We fail to follow SemVer – and why it needn’t matter

Stephan Bönnemann

July 30, 2015

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  1. If we strictly followed “semantic” versioning, it would probably be

    Backbone.js 43.0.0 by now — which doesn't help anyone evaluate the actual progress of the project. – Jeremy Ashkenas, http://backbonejs.org/ @boennemann
  2. Our tools are so bad, we value human readability in

    computer protocols when it really doesn’t. fucking. matter. @boennemann – Stephan Seidt, http://fucking.engineering/