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Re: chapter 4 on version numbering doesn't mention ~ trick

* Hamish Moffatt <hamish@debian.org> [2003-04-25 00:33]:
> In fact I couldn't find a single package in unstable which is using it,
> though I still see packages using the old ugly tricks like Samba's
> 2.99+3.00alpha23 ..
> Am I free to use it?

No, katie will reject such uploads because various tools, including
apt, cannot deal with it.

Martin Michlmayr

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