Re: PRE Version numbers
In Tue, 16 Jan 2001 00:18:06 +1000 Anthony Towns <firstname.lastname@example.org> cum veritate scripsit :
> $ dpkg --compare-versions '1.4-0pre2-1' '<<' '1.4-1'; echo $?
> Apparently dpkg treats 1.4-0pre2-1 as greater than 1.4-1, so this
> wouldn't work...
I guess, 1.4-0.pre2-1 would be the solution...
It doesn't look that nice, but it is what it is.
Also some people seem to use
This seems to work too...
It'd be nice if there was something in the developers
manual because this discussion seems to come up in debian-devel
from time to time.
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