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Re: New control field proposal which could help on gcc3.2 transition

Manuel Estrada Sainz wrote:
> An idea has been floating in my mind for a while now, how about adding an
> 'StableABISince: Y.Y-Y' field to the control file of 'foo' so that:
>  a) any versioned dependency on 'foo (>= X.X-X)' will be considered broken if
>    'X.X-X < Y.Y-Y'
>  b) any unversioned dependency on 'foo' will be considered broken if foo has
>     an 'StableABISince' field.

I think this is a beautiful idea.

see shy jo

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