Re: NVDA 2018.3.1


Quentin Christensen
 

Yes, as Joseph said, it's the way we number releases which appears like a date to some synthesizers.

We generally have four main releases a year, named the year, then .1, .2 etc, so NVDA 2018.3 is the third release of the year.  Just after releasing it, we discovered big issue for Firefox users, and because we didn't want to leave them until NVDA 2018.4, we released a "minor release" and identified it with .1 at the end - so NVDA 2018.3.1.  Theoretically, if we discovered another bug we wanted to fix before the next version, we would call it NVDA 2018.3.2.  The difference with those "point releases" is that they purely fix one issue, where a full release has many updates, fixes and new features.

Regards

Quentin.

On Sat, Sep 22, 2018 at 2:22 AM Joseph Lee <joseph.lee22590@...> wrote:
Hi,
I think this has to do more with number processing by speech synthesizers.
Cheers,
Joseph

-----Original Message-----
From: nvda@nvda.groups.io <nvda@nvda.groups.io> On Behalf Of Brice Mijares
Sent: Friday, September 21, 2018 9:16 AM
To: nvda <nvda@nvda.groups.io>
Subject: [nvda] NVDA 2018.3.1

Why is the latest version call March first 2018 when it came out in September. Just curious.








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