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Re: Debian part of a version number when epoch is bumped


On Tue, 06 Feb 2018, Chris Lamb wrote:
> (The long description could make more scary noises about bumping,
> however.)

And include an explanation of when it's appropriate or not, and of
ways to avoid it altogether...

Please someone do it and add that to the auto-reject list.

And also add a tag which complains even more loudly when you bump the
epoch and when the upstream version does not go backwards. i.e.
switching from 1:X to 2:Y would complain if Y > X.

Raphaël Hertzog ◈ Debian Developer

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