[Rpm-maint] RPM 4.10.0 alpha released

Michael Schroeder mls at suse.de
Wed Apr 4 10:04:00 UTC 2012

On Tue, Apr 03, 2012 at 09:43:10PM +0300, Panu Matilainen wrote:
> Of course we can just slap in a new rpmlib() dependency for packages 
> with tilde in the version, that'll at least prevent older rpm's getting 
> confused and provide a hint to users that it requires a newer rpm.
> This ignores the possible old packages with tilde in version and there 
> probably are further subtleties to consider, but with an added rpmlib() 
> dependency to prevent the most obvious mixups, I think I could live with 
> the rest.

Yes, I also think a rpmlib() dependency makes sense in this case,
just to be on the safe side.


Michael Schroeder                                   mls at suse.de
SUSE LINUX Products GmbH,  GF Jeff Hawn, HRB 16746 AG Nuernberg

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