Semantic Versioning Pattern

This document defines a pattern of versioning which includes the notion of backwards-compatibility.

  • Name:
  • Editor: Marcus Ottosson
  • Related: RFC1
  • Tags: versioning, publishing
  • State: raw

Copyright and Language can be found in RFC1

Change Process

This document is governed by the Consensus-Oriented Specification System (COSS).


  • about decoupling parts that depend on backwards compatibility from those that may make use of it.