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Re: Status of new courier-* debs?

"Jaldhar H. Vyas" <jaldhar@debian.org> writes:

> On 20 Feb 2001, Stefan Hornburg wrote:
> > OK, I uploaded new packages for courier-0.31.1.
> > I have set the package versions for courier-imap/courier-maildrop
> > manually and therefore dropped the epoch. You need
> > to remove the old packages first. I think this is a cleaner.
> >
> Cleaner for who?  Maintainers are not supposed to annoy the users just to
> make their own lives a little easier.  If this is going to break peoples
> upgrades, you need to put the epoch back.

It is going only to break updates for people who used my _inofficial_
packages. I think there is no need to clutter Debian with unneeded
epochs if there is a better alternative.


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