[RDD] Appliance Versions...

Fred Gleason fredg at paravelsystems.com
Wed Jun 22 09:27:45 EDT 2016

On Jun 21, 2016, at 16:07, Alan Smith <alansmith at flinn.com> wrote:

> There have been several "appliance" versions now, and I always take a peek in a VM, but I notice the "shipping" version of Rivendell on them is always 2.5.5...and the only thing that is actually refreshed on the newer appliance disks is the underlying OS...
> Just curious of there is a reason for this, or just coincidental?

Mostly, it’s programmer laziness.  The first thing that should be done after installing *any* new OS is to run the updater, at which point you’ll get the current Rivendell.  Thus, it really doesn’t much matter what the initial version is.


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