[ESS] Current version?
rsparapa at mcw.edu
Tue Jan 24 17:02:58 CET 2012
Ken Williams wrote:
> I'm a little confused - I see that http://ess.r-project.org/Manual/ess.html and http://svn.r-project.org/ESS/trunk/ANNOUNCE talk about ESS version 5.15, but http://ess.r-project.org/ and the download links thereon still reference 5.14. Is the main site just slow to update, or has 5.15 not been officially released?
> In fact, the release notes in http://svn.r-project.org/ESS/trunk/ANNOUNCE skip right over version 5.14, not sure what that's about.
> If 5.15 is released, where can I get it?
> If 5.15 is still unreleased, I'm interested in trying it. If I install it manually (under Cygwin) and find serious problems, can I regress to 5.14 just by installing 5.14 manually on top of it?
> Ken Williams, Senior Research Scientist
It's confusing. 5.14 is the latest released version. We are calling
the latest development version 5.15 even though technically it does not
actually become 5.15 until it is released.
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