[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Upload getting lost

Florian Weimer <fw@deneb.enyo.de> writes:
> * Frank Küster:
>> Florian Weimer <fw@deneb.enyo.de> wrote:
>>> * Raphael Hertzog:

>>>> Edit debian/changelog, and change the ":" by "+" and you're probably done.

>>> Shouldn't policy be updated to reflect this?

>> Which part?  5.6.12 already talks about that.

> A colon is explicitly allowed if the version contains an epoch.  In
> this case, the build generate file names which contain a colon, too,
> and I'd expect them to be rejected in the same manner (they look
> essentially the same because the epoch is dropped).

Sounds like Policy needs an update to me if we're not going to accept
version numbers that contain a colon (other than the epoch colon).  I'd
be happy to second such a proposal.

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

Reply to: