Re: RFP for bioperl's Bio-EUtilities
On Wed, Feb 08, 2017 at 03:54:38PM +0100, gregor herrmann wrote:
> > I'll checkout and will upload to make sure the uploaded package will
> > have the same Vcs info as its now the case.
You are welcome ... and done.
> > Just a personal question to the pkg-perl team: What does this commit
> > log mean:
> > d/watch: use version 3 to keep PET happy
> > Is it possibly a bad idea to use version 4 of watch files?
> PET doesn't understand version=4 in d/watch, so for teams using PET,
> sticking to (2 or) 3 is useful. Otherwise PET will never find any
> newer upstream releases and just write a warning in the respective
Is there any technical reason for ignoring 4 or is the adaption just not
yet done? I'm asking since I have simply set those watch files I have
checked recently to version=4 simply as a marker that I have dealt with
it allowing me to grep for "version=" when seeking for watch files
that potentially needs checking.