Bug 25832 - Beta release notes aren't always up to date
Summary: Beta release notes aren't always up to date
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Documentation
Classification: Xamarin
Component: Multi-Platform ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Windows
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Miguel de Icaza [MSFT]
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Reported: 2015-01-08 09:51 UTC by Jeremy Kolb
Modified: 2016-07-07 15:13 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description Jeremy Kolb 2015-01-08 09:51:52 UTC
I'm downloading Xamarin 3.9.236 but there aren't any release notes.  I've seen this even with stable version sometimes.  It would be a big help if each release had release notes no matter how trivial.
Comment 1 Jeremy Kolb 2015-02-09 15:05:45 UTC
Same thing with the latest stable at 3.9.289.  I don't see any release notes for these two versions.
Comment 2 Jeremy Kolb 2015-02-09 15:06:59 UTC
http://developer.xamarin.com/releases/android/xamarin.android_4/

Lists the latest stable as 4.8 and it should be 4.20 (which also is not at the latest version).
Comment 3 Jeremy Kolb 2016-07-07 15:13:28 UTC
This is even more critical now that the release notes are LINKED to in the blog post.  Typically they refer to documentation that doesn't exist yet which is frustrating when trying to evaluate beta releases.