Re: May one use ~rc1 within versions although older lintians are complaining?
On 3/13/07, Roman Müllenschläder <email@example.com> wrote:
I'm packaging for debian right now and wanted to now if I may use a version
number like: 1.0.8~rc1-1 ?
If you use that number, the upstream version should be 1.0.8~rc1. Is
that the upstream number? If you want to have release candidates of
your _own_ package, you should do: 1.0.8-1~rc1
My version of lintian is 1.23.22 and it gives error if I use this version
number and I'm fearing these error prevent the package from beeing
What's the error given by lintian?
The versions for lintian (from packages.qa.debian.org) are:
So, why are you using a version that's not the one in testing, nor the
one in stable?