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

Re: Renaming a package

also sprach Thomas Viehmann <tv@beamnet.de> [2006.05.29.2122 +0200]:
> I think the usual way is to provide the dummy binary package
> immediately from the new source package and file a bug for removal
> of the old source package.

Sounds like a clean approach, but is there a clean transition?
I doubt you can upload a source package that generates the same
binary package as another source package.

Please do not send copies of list mail to me; I read the list!
 .''`.     martin f. krafft <madduck@debian.org>
: :'  :    proud Debian developer and author: http://debiansystem.info
`. `'`
  `-  Debian - when you have better things to do than fixing a system
"here i was all convinced that if i sleep all day, bug counts go
 down, and if I work all day, they go up, so much for that theory."
                                                   -- lars wirzenius

Attachment: signature.asc
Description: Digital signature (GPG/PGP)

Reply to: