v2.5 is a minor update and backward compatible with
v2.5.X. This update removes the legacy public API that was ported from
- Upgrade time: low - upgrading to
v2.5requires no changes.
- Complexity: low - only legacy code was removed and numerical format issues resolved.
- Risk: medium - applications that relied on the legacy API will stop working. An announcement was made that the legacy public API will be removed last year so the risk of this should be low.