Re: Issues with Epoch
* Evan Prodromou <email@example.com> [040226 16:53]:
> Both the ScriptKit and greg used to be distributed separate from
> gnustep-guile, and they've got different internal version numbers. But
> I think the package version has to be the same for all three binary
> packages. I tried making packages with different version numbers, and
> although they worked well, the ftp service on master barfed when it
> saw them.
How did it barf? As there are source-packages with binaries having
different versions around there should be some possibility to get
If a .deb only contains one program and this is known under a
specific version than it would be best to also have the .deb
have this version. (From the princible of least suprise).
Is having them combined upstream merely a cosmetic move and/or
to allow users downloading all they need in one file, or will
they be integrated tougher? If this is merely a combination
one could also think about splitting the source in parts again
and making more than one source package out of it.
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