Re: native packages
On Mon, Apr 12, 2004 at 01:28:35PM -0700, Shaun Jackman wrote:
> I won't say anything useful here, but simply add a "Me too!". I would
> say the following two statements always hold:
> version contains '-' implies not Debian native (i.e. orig/diff)
> not (version contains '-') implies Debian native (i.e. tar.gz)
> If either of these fails, I think lintian/linda should definitely
> complain. Can anyone think of a counterexample?
Yes. Native package foo version 1.2.3 would be source-NMUed as
1.2.3-0.1, and bin-NMUed as 1.2.3-0.0.1.
Because it is hard to read.
Why should I not answer above the questions?