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Re: Unrecognized Control: 220.127.116.11.18.104.22.168.22.214.171.124
Quanah Gibson-Mount wrote:
--On Monday, June 05, 2006 6:16 PM -0400 Greg Martin
I've seen the term "modern version" used several time on this list in
past 6 months. Is there a community-accepted definition of this term? Is
it the latest release or the latest .x release?
The distinction is "modern" vs. "historic" - OpenLDAP 2.2 was moved to
Historic status in January 2006. The original poster referenced 2.2.6,
which was released February 2004. By any measure, in computer terms,
that is ancient. When a release is declared Historic that means, among
other things, that it will no longer be supported by the project - bug
reports against them are not investigated, bug fixes for newer versions
are not back-ported, etc.
Modern version generally refers to a recent release of the latest
minor tree branch.
Or in this case, a fairly recent 2.3.x release.
-- Howard Chu
Chief Architect, Symas Corp. http://www.symas.com
Director, Highland Sun http://highlandsun.com/hyc
OpenLDAP Core Team http://www.openldap.org/project/