Define a Component Version with No Version
Sometimes the project or process your documenting isn’t versioned.
For example, hosted technology services and team handbooks may only need their content to represent how the service or process works right now.
In these cases, you may prefer the component version’s page URLs not contain the
This is where the special value
master comes into play.
The value of
version also becomes the version segment in the URL of its published pages.
For example, if the value is
2.1, that value will appear in the URL of the component version’s pages (e.g., /component-name/2.1/page-name.html).
The exception to this rule is if
version matches the reserved value
Antora does not include the version segment in a component version’s page URLs in this case.
For instance, the component version defined in Example 1 will produce versionless URLs.
A page with the filename build-a-restful-web-service.adoc in this component version will have the URL /tutorials/build-a-restful-web-service.html.
Also, you can still reference this docs component from other docs components using a fully qualified page ID or resource ID (e.g.,