COMPAS releases are available on the Python Package Index (PyPI), on
or directly from the Github repo.
Versions are tagged following the Semantic Versioning (semver) convention of
For more information see Semantic Versioning 2.0.0.
The API of
COMPAS was under heavy development up until
the last version series before
1.0 the API has been stabilized and the project adheres strictly to
semver. In addition to the version number, major releases also have a name
following the pattern
<geometric adjective> <nautical term>, with the words
forming a tautogram in which the first letter increases alphabetically on every major
release and rolls back to A after reaching Z. For example:
COMPAS 16.0: Projective Pirate.
Past and future release names