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Re: PRE Version numbers

On Sun, Jan 14, 2001 at 09:36:46AM +0100, Tom Cato Amundsen wrote:
> jabber is not a debian native package, so  the problem that
> 1.4-0pre1 > 1.4 is not a big problem. You first real version should
> be 1.4-1, not 1.4

BUT, the upstream source will probably change if it is a pre-release
1.4 (rather than just a pre-release Debian package), and the new 
dinstall does not allow the upstream source to change between Debian
revisions (quite rightly IMHO).

Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <hamish@debian.org> <hamish@cloud.net.au>

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