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Re: what if a package needs to be "recalled"

Russell Coker wrote:

> Isn't this one of the reasons for the epoch field?

No.  If chromium 14.0.835.202~r103287-1 actually worked[1], the
thing to do would be to upload a package with version number
15.0.874.106~r107270+really14.0.835.202~r103287-1.  That way,
the blip in version numbering can be only temporary.

[1] Alas, it doesn't work: http://bugs.debian.org/649378

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