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Syndie development

Releases are versioned as $major.$minor$quality, where $major indicates a substantial functional change, $minor indicates bugfixes and small improvements, and $quality values of a,b,rc indicate whether a release is alpha quality (substantial changes still in progress, liable to break, for geeks only), beta quality (unstable, but changes are primarily bugfixes, for geeky testers), release candidate quality (final testing before release), respectively. Releases without a,b,rc are stable, production quality releases.

The primary resource for source code changes is the Monotone repository at, as described on the download page).

Installation packages for download are built with various ant targets:

Coding conventions are fairly standard for java projects, though the guideline is to follow whatever standards are in use within the particular file you are working in. Wider guidelines across the whole codebase for new code: