[suggest] perl-DateTime (was: Re: suggest Digest, Vol 48, Issue 15)

Pavel Kankovsky peak at argo.troja.mff.cuni.cz
Thu Jun 18 00:51:17 CEST 2009


On Wed, 17 Jun 2009, Nico Kadel-Garcia wrote:

> And if, for example, RPMforge has a perl-DateTime-0.5000 (since that
> module is up to 0.50 in Dave Rolsky's source code), and RedHat puts it
> out, which is the more recent version? RedHat's 0.50, or your 0.4305 and
> 0.4400 and 0.4500?

0.43.05 < 0.50 < 0.4305 < 0.4400 < 0.4500 < 0.5000

This means you can't change the version number from 0.xxyy to 0.xx.yy
without using Epoch (or Serial) and the result will probably be
incompatible with someone else's (eg. RH's) version numbering.

Anyway, there is already perl-DateTime in Fedora but it appears to be a 
completely different Perl package. :P
See <http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/packageinfo?packageID=971>

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