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Re: epoch fix?

* Tollef Fog Heen <tfheen@err.no>, 2013-05-08, 17:55:
~ (tilde) with it's magic negative sort order, does work however:


0~something is pretty magic and sometimes confuses tools, though, since it's a positive version number that's less than zero.

Define "positive version number".

We have hundreds of packages with such versions in the archive, and I haven't seen it exploding because of it. (Although personally I use "0+" prefix in similar cases.)

Jakub Wilk

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