Tag: version

What is SemVer or Semantic Versioning?

In the Linux world, kernel releases follow MAJOR.MINOR.PATCH version format. Semver is a similar concept. It advises to follow a simple set of rules: Major version is changed for incompatible changes. Minor versions are changed for new functionality Patch version is changed after bug fixes. Versions are always incremented and reset to zero: Patch version is set to zero if…

Problems and solution: Uninstalling VirtualBox old version

I had VirtualBox 3.2.8 installed on my system (Windows XP, i686). When I tried to install latest version 4.1.8, the installation sequence asked to uninstall version 3.2.8 and that required executable file of VirtualBox3.2.8. Which I had deleted! 😦 Now, what to do? I deleted VirtualBox folder from my program files directory. Then, my friend Chetan suggested me to remove…