The key words “MUST”, “MUST NOT”, “REQUIRED”, “SHALL”, “SHALL NOT”, “SHOULD”, “SHOULD NOT”, “RECOMMENDED”, “MAY”, and “OPTIONAL” in this document are to be interpreted as described in RFC 2119.

Dolittle follows the Semantic Versioning v2 versioning scheme.

Deviation from the standard; due to filesystem limitations, the + for build numbers is a -.

During building between major versions the versioning pattern is as follows:


When approaching end of development for a specific version; alpha version - the pattern is as follows:


For beta releases, the pattern is as follows.


When a major, minor or patch is released, the pattern is as follows.


When a minor version is released, the patch will be 0. When a major version is released, the minor and patch will be 0.

The build number is never reset and is constantly increased.

C# - AssemblyInfo

The C# version type used in AssemblyInfo has 4 numbers and will therefor always follow the following pattern: