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Re: watch files

On Fri, 11 Jan 2008 09:40:33 +0200, Damyan Ivanov wrote:

> > 2) I'm a bit confused because on the one hand you don't object to
> >    this recommended pattern, and on the other hand I think I saw some
> >    commit messages today where you removed the underline from the
> >    allowed characters.
> > 
> > I guess we have to decide if we want the developer version or not :)
> I decided against this in some particuar case. As the developer version
> that existed at the time was not worth the attention. So I concluded
> that developer versions are directed to testers etc, not to a stable
> Debian release.

> Whether this applies to all developer releases on CPAN is something I am
> not sure so I see accepting underscore in the version in the general
> case as a way to accumulate more data points so we can have a decision
> based on more information.

Good, so we can leave the _ by default to catch the developer
releases, and decide per package if we use them, and maybe remove the
underscore on a per-package basis if the developer versions are not
interesting for us.

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