Roadmap - [FIXED!]

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Roadmap - [FIXED!]

Postby timepiece » Mon Jun 26, 2017 11:20 am

I would find the roadmap (http://www.ventismedia.com/mantis/roadmap_page.php) a lot more useful if some of the anticipated release dates were actually in the future. Right now, the latest date on any version is February 2017. Including MMW 5, which says "Scheduled For Release 2017-02-23"

Could y'all please consider updating the anticipated release dates? So we can feel like the roadmap actually means something?
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Re: Roadmap

Postby VladTepes » Tue Jun 27, 2017 11:03 pm

It's true they should be in the future :lol: but the nature of software development really is an "it will be ready when it's ready" type of thing. But yes it would be a nice thing to know. (if for example its months or a year away)
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Re: Roadmap

Postby timepiece » Wed Jun 28, 2017 4:49 pm

Yeah, I'm just saying that if all the dates on the roadmap are in the past, it looks like it isn't being updated in any way. Which is not reassuring. Change the date for MMA 5 to 2020, that's fine. But a sense that that document actually means something.
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Re: Roadmap

Postby timepiece » Fri Jun 30, 2017 11:28 am

Well, lookit that! Already released versions have been removed, and there are now future dates for unreleased versions! So much better, thank you!

And boy, having the next upcoming version right at the top of the page is really nice.
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Re: Roadmap - [FIXED!]

Postby MMFrLife » Fri Jun 30, 2017 1:28 pm

I agree, much nicer! I like the percentage bars as well. :)

If you put a date on something and it gets delayed, just add another week(s), month(s), year(s) to it.
...and if it gets released ahead of time, then hey, that's even better! The date doesn't have to be perfect, just
not behind. :D
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