[development] Drupal 5 incremental release?

Neil Drumm drumm at delocalizedham.com
Sat Jul 21 00:26:09 UTC 2007

On 7/20/07, Caleb Gilbert <caleb.gilbert at gmail.com> wrote:
> After installing the current Drupal 5.x-dev tarball (as an experiment) I
> discover that there are database updates to the system and comments tables -
> this and/or other changes apparently breaks some contributed modules as I
> discover through a quick survey of the site ( e.g., the spam module, though
> on, would not display and settings pages).
> It might be nice to for contrib authors to be able to update their modules
> now so that a) they still feel compelled to since Drupal 5 is still the
> current release, and b) so there's at least a short lag between needing to
> update code for Drupal 5.2 and needing to update it for Drupal 6.

Please file detailed and specific bugs against 5.x if any APIs have
changed which break contributed modules. This should not happen.

Neil Drumm

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