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Re: preventing update of a custom package

commence  Matt Zimmerman quotation:

> On Fri, Mar 29, 2002 at 01:37:44PM +0000, Sean Neakums wrote:
>> What I've been doing is giving my hacked versions of Debian
>> packages revisions of -x.0.y, where x is the original package's
>> revision and y is my local revision.  I use the 0 in between to
>> avoid clashing with possible NMUs.
> If I'm not mistaken, that scheme is reserved for use by binary-only
> NMUs (simple recompiles) for porting efforts.  So while it is
> unlikely to clash, it is not by any means guaranteed.

Crappo.  More zeroes!

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