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Re: What warrants a non-maintainer release number?

James Troup <J.J.Troup@scm.brad.ac.uk> writes:

> If the binary changes, the version number should change.  Things
> break if you don't increase the version number (e.g. automatic
> upgrade and bug reporting) and you don't have to a source release to
> do a non-maintainer release, just add a new entry to the changelog
> before you recompile.

I agree.  Remember that many people won't even *notice* this new
version of the package because dselect won't tell them about it.


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