LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 04-17-2004, 02:59 AM   #1
mnguyen
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Feb 2004
Location: Singapore
Posts: 13

Rep: Reputation: 0
A small question in naming convention


1 - Hi, what does the term "rc" stand for ?

Like : mplayer 0.92 --> mplayer version 0.92
how about mplayer 0.92rc1


1 - Hi, what does the term "pre" stand for ?

mplayer 1.03pre

Tks for helping me to clarify this.
 
Old 04-17-2004, 04:14 AM   #2
muah
Member
 
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: Europe
Distribution: Slackware (current)
Posts: 228

Rep: Reputation: 32
rc - release candidate - almost the official release but it can possibly still have some bugs
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
usb naming convention hoover93 Linux - Hardware 5 10-19-2005 11:18 PM
fonts.scale/fonts.dir: Naming convention kaon Linux - General 0 08-09-2004 06:02 AM
mail server the naming naming convention problem kashan Linux - Newbie 0 07-16-2004 03:08 PM
What is the naming convention for files in rcX.d? roshko Linux - Newbie 2 09-01-2003 05:41 PM
Devfs naming - quick question. JoeLinux Linux - General 3 04-03-2002 03:46 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:53 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration