Fourth Number

Some articles on number, numbers, fourth number, fourth:

Linux Architecture - Development - Version Numbering
... After the 1.0 release and prior to version 2.6, the number was composed as "A.B.C", where the number A denoted the kernel version, the number B denoted the major revision of the kernel, and the number ... For about seven years, the first two numbers remained "2.6", and the third number was incremented with each new release, which rolled out after two to three months ... A fourth number was sometimes added to account for bug and security fixes (only) to the kernel version ...
Rugby Football - Forms of Rugby
1877 The number of players is reduced from 20 to 15 a side. 1906 In Rugby League the number of players is reduced from fifteen to thirteen a side, in order to allow more room for creative play. 1930 Unprecedented fourth Rugby League test match played between Britain and Australia at Rochdale after third test is drawn 0-0 ...

Famous quotes containing the words number and/or fourth:

    Cole’s Hill was the scene of the secret night burials of those who died during the first year of the settlement. Corn was planted over their graves so that the Indians should not know how many of their number had perished.
    —For the State of Massachusetts, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)

    Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy. Six days shalt thou labour, and do all thy work: but the seventh day is the sabbath of the Lord thy God: in it thou shalt not do any work, thou, nor thy son, nor thy daughter, thy manservant, nor thy maidservant, nor thy cattle, nor thy stranger that is within thy gates: for in six days the Lord made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that in them is, and rested the seventh day: wherefore the Lord blessed the sabbath day, and hallowed it.
    Bible: Hebrew Exodus, 20:8-11.

    The fourth commandment.