Re: Debian part of a version number when epoch is bumped
Mattia Rizzolo wrote:
> > Maybe introducing epochs should force a round-trip through NEW...
> Suggested and rejected: https://bugs.debian.org/860797
Somewhat related.. Since version 2.5.61, Lintian warns about epoch
changes that are not mentioned in the changelog which should capture
any accidental bump and requires a maintainer to to justify — or at
least think twice about! — a deliberate one.
(The long description could make more scary noises about bumping,
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