Re: arch-all-package shown with two versions on p.d.o (was: Bug#427859: lmodern fails to configure on upgrade, dpkg error)
On Sun, Jun 10, 2007 at 02:17:49PM +0200, Frank Küster wrote:
> Florent noticed that for tex-common, two versions are listed as being
> available in testing although the package is Arch: all:
> Florent Rougon <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > BTW, I don't understand why both 1.0.1 and 1.7 are listed for
> > testing at:
> > http://packages.debian.org/cgi-bin/search_packages.pl?keywords=tex-common&searchon=names&subword=1&version=all&release=all
> > Any idea?
> I have none, is anyone able to help? Is this a problem in the script
> that generates packages.debian.org's information, or elsewhere?
packages.debian.org is only informative, not authorative (e.g., it is
always a day or two behind).
nighthawk~$ rmadison -s testing tex-common
tex-common | 1.7 | testing | source, all
The only totally authorative measure is madison on ftp-master directly,
but that's restricted.