[clamav-users] ClamAV® blog: ClamAV 0.99.3 has been released!

Scott Kitterman debian at kitterman.com
Sun Jan 28 03:27:14 UTC 2018



On January 28, 2018 2:35:59 AM UTC, Dennis Peterson <dennispe at inetnw.com> wrote:
>On 1/26/18 2:39 PM, Scott Kitterman wrote:
>> Couldn't (old) 0.99.3 beta users just have ignored (new) 0.99.3? As
>far as I can tell, the beta had all the fixes.
>>
>> Assuming that is correct, I think better advice for beta users would
>be to do nothing now and update to 0.100 beta when it is available.
>>
>> Scott K
>> _______________________________________________
>
>Many businesses correctly disallow production use of beta software.
>Because it 
>is policy and not necessarily logical even beta software that is
>byte-identical 
>with the golden release is discouraged and the reason is a version
>query could 
>report beta and set off a flag. That is not a fun thing to experience
>in large 
>data centers.

Yes, but I was discussing users already on the beta.  Hardly relevant to this thread of the conversation.

Scott K



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