No, unfortunately, with two independent development strands there is no way to have compatible version numbering schemes unless both parties always add exactly the same features in exactly the same order, which is unlikely. As soon as one party adds feature A but not B and the other party adds B but not A, there simply is no possible numbering scheme that allows any third party to determine whether one particular feature is present.
Get an Archimedes pin badge for Xmas - for 25 quid It's mind-boggling what you can find on online auction house eBay - and in this instance, we've stumbled across this classy pin badge with the Acorn Archimedes logo on it. A snip at just 25 quid the last time we looked. Do you have any old Acorn memorabilia that could be flogged on eBay? Let everyone know in the comments below so we can compare our Acorn World plastic bags and such materials. 3 comments, latest by TonyStill on 11/12/08 9:45PM. Published: 10 Dec 2008