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Scott Kitterman 04-11-2011 04:07 AM

Versioning for PPA uploads
I'm looking at the Maverick packages for KDE 4.5.5 to see about uploading to
maverick-proposed. The versioning is a very mixed bag. Not much of it

By the normal versioning guidlines for -proposed/-updates I'd like to land
these packages as 4:4.5.5-0ubuntu0.1. Unforunately I won't be able to do
this. We've already got things like:


and my personal favorite:


Since 4.5.5 was never in the Ubuntu archive before, I'm just going to go with:


In the future, please pay attention to numbering with the archive in mind.
I'd suggest a pattern like:



Scott K

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