[Numpy-discussion] Developmental version numbering with git

Scott Sinclair scott.sinclair.za@gmail....
Tue Nov 9 09:20:49 CST 2010

On 8 November 2010 23:17, Matthew Brett <matthew.brett@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Since the change to git the numpy version in setup.py is '2.0.0.dev'
>> regardless because the prior numbering was determined by svn.
>> Is there a plan to add some numbering system to numpy developmental version?
>> Regardless of the answer, the 'numpy/numpy/version.py' will need to
>> changed because of the reference to the svn naming.
> In case it's useful, we (nipy) went for a scheme where the version
> number stays as '2.0.0.dev', but we keep a record of what git commit
> has we are on - described here:
> http://web.archiveorange.com/archive/v/AW2a1CzoOZtfBfNav9hd
> I can post more details of the implementation if it's of any interest,

In the meantime there's a patch in that direction here:



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