[Bioc-devel] experiment data package versioning

Henrik Bengtsson hb at biostat.ucsf.edu
Thu Oct 30 18:43:11 CET 2014

On Thu, Oct 30, 2014 at 10:31 AM, Laurent Gatto <lg390 at cam.ac.uk> wrote:
> Dear all,
> I was under the (wrong) impression that experiment data packages would
> be following the same versioning convention as software with even/odd
> for release/devel branches.
> Would this be something that others would find useful?

Bumping versions of data packages would results in very large amounts
of download at every Bioc release, even if there's no actual update to
the data packages.  I'd vote "not a good idea" on this one.


> Best wishes,
> Laurent
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