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Re: Extras x86_64 rawhide rebuild in mock status 2006-06-08



On Sat, 2006-06-10 at 12:35 +0200, Michael Schwendt wrote:

> > -Release:        6%{?dist}
> > +Release:        6.1%{?dist}
> 
> Caution! '1' is larger than 'f', so this release would be seen as newer than
> any fc4, fc5, fc6 release. Avoid a half-hearted release bump like this. Use
> 7%{?dist} or 6%{dist}.1, where the latter is a bit dangerous, too, since when
> built locally with %dist undefined, Joe User ends up with 6.1, which is higher
> than 6.fc6, for instance.

Indeed. Perhaps we should only allow integer release increments? I can
document this in the guidelines...

~spot
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