Re: [netmod] Fwd: New Version Notification for draft-lengyel-netmod-yang-instance-data-01.txt

Juergen Schoenwaelder <j.schoenwaelder@jacobs-university.de> Tue, 26 June 2018 15:41 UTC

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Subject: Re: [netmod] Fwd: New Version Notification for draft-lengyel-netmod-yang-instance-data-01.txt
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On Tue, Jun 26, 2018 at 05:38:10PM +0200, Balazs Lengyel wrote:
>    Any opinions on Rob's suggestion about a free-text versioning string?
>    I am neutral on this.
>

It needs to be clear _what_ is versioned. I have seen conflicting
views. I have heard so far:

- the YANG version context once (module, path) is not sufficient anymore
- the instance data version
- a version number refering to a specific software release of a server

/js

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