Conrad Irwin wrote:
Wouldn't removing 1.6 from the main page solve the
problem for most
newcomers? Only those who go down to the PHP 4 section of the
downloads need ever know it exists and thus get the impression that it
is an older version. Once they're no-longer newcomers, we can hope
that they'll have a feel for how version numbers work.
+1 for removing 1.5 from [[MediaWiki]] and [[Download]].
(also see today post "which is the latest version of MediaWiki
available?" at mediawiki-l)