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Re: ~ in package versions

>>>>> "os" == Otavio Salvador <otavio@debian.org> writes:

>>>>> "colin" == Colin Watson <cjwatson@debian.org> writes:
    colin> On Wed, Jun 15, 2005 at 07:04:32PM -0300, Otavio Salvador
    colin> wrote:
    >>> >>>>> "adam" == Adam Heath <doogie@debian.org> writes:
    adam> Namely, as you told me on irc, that dak uses ~ internally as
    adam> a separator; this obviously conflicts with dpkg's use of it
    adam> in versions.
    adam> So, to those wondering, this is more than just removing some
    adam> simple forbiddince check.  It also requires not just
    adam> completely allowing it; ~ can only be allowed for uploads
    adam> into testing and unstable.
    >>> Well and then what is pending for it?
    >>> - DAK support for it;

    colin> Yes.

    os>     So I'll do a look at it. I'll also add a param on
    os> katie.conf to say to DAK if it should allow or not versions
    os> using ~.

    I did a first version of the patch. It still miss the param to say
    witch suite can have the ~ on version field but the rest look
    ok. Can someone do a look at it?

    The current version can be grabed from: 


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