Versioning issue

Greg Swift gregswift at
Fri Mar 7 22:46:23 UTC 2014

Can you provide the output of this for both of those packages:

rpm -qp --qf '%{name}-%{version}-%{release}' <filename>

On Fri, Mar 7, 2014 at 1:00 PM, Marc Young <3vilpenguin at> wrote:

> I use symantic versioning to build our RPMs from jenkins from source
> automatically. 'Stable' releases are straight symvers (1.1.0-beta.1, etc).
> 'Dev' or 'unstable' append the datetime such as
> '1.2.0-beta.1.140215223311'. It almost always works. Sometimes it doesn't.
> According to rpmdev-vercmp, they should work when they don't. An example of
> a time yum refuses to update:
> Any help is appreciated, i'd rather not have to change the versioning
> scheme if not required, it's nice to have it match the versioning scheme we
> have in house by default.
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