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From Stas Bekman <>
Subject Re: version syntax for mp2 [summary]
Date Tue, 14 Dec 2004 00:09:41 GMT
Carl Brewer wrote:
> Hello Stas et al,
> I'm trying to put this into NetBSD pkgsrc versioning,
> which likes a numerical ascendancy I think.
> Any sugestions for how to label this in the context
> of ap2-perl-X.YY.ZZ?
> Should I ask the NBSD pkgsrc people to bump up to 2.0.0-RC1
> or stick with 1.99.18xxx ?  As other pkgs have dependancies
> on this kind of thing (eg p5-libapreq2-2.4.3 etc) I guess
> it needs to be a fairly consistant approach.

I'm not sure what is your question, Carl. Are you talking about the RC 
series or 2.0.x series? For RC series, call them anyway you prefer, 
ideally 2.0.0-RCX. internally it'll be still 1.99_xx, since you can't 
numerically check for $VERSION > 2.0.0-RC1.

Stas Bekman            JAm_pH ------> Just Another mod_perl Hacker     mod_perl Guide --->

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