Re: Debian derivatives and the Maintainer: field (again)
Mike Bird <email@example.com> writes:
> On Tue, 2006-01-17 at 17:29, Thomas Bushnell BSG wrote:
>> Matt Zimmerman <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> > I don't agree. This isn't even the case within Debian. Binary-only NMUs
>> > don't modify the source package, even though the binaries are recompiled.
>> Actually, binary-only NMUs, after the first compilation, *do* get new
>> version numbers.
> In Debian yes. Ubuntu recompiles the Debian source, in a
> different environment and with different dependencies, then
> uploads with exactly the same version as Debian.
Right. I was contradicting Matt's statement that "This isn't even the
case within Debian."