Re: version numbering
On Mon, 22 Aug 2005 10:13:23 +0200, Henning Makholm <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> Scripsit Wouter Verhelst <email@example.com>
>> On Sun, Aug 21, 2005 at 05:31:34PM -0600, Bob Proulx wrote:
>>> An example where an epoc would be needed would be if 0.7.3.3 was
>>> uploaded as 7.3.3 instead. The epoc is designed to handle this
>>> problem and allows 1:0.7.3.3 to be later than 7.3.3 to fix that
>>> situation. But that is not the case here and the epoc can be
>> Really, what's so bad about an epoch?
> As it was explained: It never ever goes away.
debian-changelog-mode automatically increments the version numbers for
me, including the epoch, so it is no burden -- even the poor vi using
sods can just do cut and paste
Uh-oh!! I forgot to submit to COMPULSORY URINALYSIS!
Manoj Srivastava <firstname.lastname@example.org> <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
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