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

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


Stephan Bönnemann

October 27, 2015


  1. 32.

    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. 42.

    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/
  3. 48.

    Trust us, this will change your workflow for the better

    @boennemann – http://egghead.io/