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SemVer seems clear enough, but in practice often leads to questions like "is this bugfix a breaking change?" or "shouldn't a major new feature be a major release?"

I wrote a post to collect and answer those questions:

vincenttunru.com/semver-explai

The tl;dr is: don't think about what your version "means", but about what conclusions you want your package's consumers to draw. That change of perspective can help resolve many common dilemma's.

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