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Software Versions are Broken

Eric Elliott
Nov 20, 2015 · 5 min read
npm install --save lodash
echo "save-exact=true" >> ~/.npmrc

It’s Your Fault

Start at 1.0.0

WTF?

Why?

Release Names (AKA code names)

MVP

Version Numbers

Breaking.Feature.Fix

Examples


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