Robert Dober wrote:
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> On 11/16/06, *Eric Hodel* <drbrain / segment7.net 
> <mailto:drbrain / segment7.net>> wrote:
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>     Letters in versions is not without precedent.
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> Yes Eric , but I would consider 3.0.2b a subversion of 3.0.2 and I 
> would think 3.0.2b < 3.0.3
> I would correctly? assuem 3.0.2.b < 3.0.3.a of course, still I guess 
> I'll go with the 3.0.9 is followed by 3.0.10 and until all  dates are 
> written in ISO format so that I can string compare them I guess this 
> should not really be an issue ;)
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> The *only* practical solution is to use base 42 numbers!!!
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What?  Microsoft only works with Base 17!