Re: SVN snapshot versioning
On Mon, 22 Jan 2007, tmancill wrote:
> Sorry to have fogotten the specific rules around this, but would we
> ever run into sorting issues with the revision portion of the
> package version if we use only the revision number?
> i.e. is 2.1~svn-r91 > 2.1~svn-r115 ?
No, but anytime you're unsure about this, you should check:
$ dpkg --compare-versions 2.1~svn-r91 '<<' 2.1~svn-r115 && echo 1
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