Re: dpkg-sig support wanted?
Anthony Towns <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Fri, Nov 25, 2005 at 03:13:58PM +0100, Goswin von Brederlow wrote:
>> > You're correct.
>> And he is also wrong.
>> That would result in debs with the same name and version but different
>> md5sums. Something that easily confuses apt-get and people.
> And yet, somehow people manage partial cross-grades between Debian and
I said confuse. Doesn't mean it won't work at all. But apart from
stuff not getting cross-graded (as you put it) you can also end up in
loops that will re-cross-grade a package every time you apt-get
upgrade and the like.
Having apt-get say there is a new version of foo available every day
is damn anoying.