Re: Bug#725311: pu: Getting Debian Edu 7.1+edu0 into the Upcoming stable point release (7.2)
[Adam D. Barratt]
>> Just another question: ~deb7u1 will cause the version number to be
>> lower than in sid and jessie, but also lower than what we have in
>> Edu Wheezy currently. OTOH, +deb7u1 will cause the version to be
>> higher than in sid+jessie. Do you have any idea how to solve that,
>> short of doing dummy uploads to sid too? I tend to lean on using
>> ~deb7u1 and ignore the Edu archives "perspective"...
> I don't have any great ideas on how to solve that one, I'm afraid.
I suggest we upload n+1 (as in d-e-config 1.716 -> 1.717) versions to
unstable, and upload 1.716+deb7u1 to wheezy. This way the unstable
version is larger than the version in wheezy, and people with existing
installations will upgrade to the Debian package automatically.