Re: including full source code in upload
Michel Dänzer <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Fri, 2002-01-18 at 09:49, Jérôme Marant wrote:
> > Gergely Nagy <email@example.com> writes:
> > > You have to rename the original tarball to
> > > gphoto2_2.0beta3.orig.tar.gz. Note: rename, not repack.
> > I would not recommend that you do that for the following
> > reason : when the final release of gphoto will ge released,
> > it will be versioned 2.0.
> > However, dpkg considers that 2.0beta3 >> 2.0 so you will have
> > to use an epoch to bypass this, i.e. versioning it like
> > 1:2.0.
> > So, i'd advide that you use :
> > gphoto2_1.99-beta3.orig.tar.gz
> > and you won't get the epoch problem.
> Good point, the problem being that 2.0beta2 is already in the archive...
Ok, so let's call it gphoto2_2.0beta3.orig.tar.gz.
I'd advide then, to call the stable release :
And the next stable version will be called:
gphoto2_2.1.orig.tar.gz and voilà, we saved our soul.