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Re: are curr: and test: no longer accepted in .hint files?
On 24/03/2017 16:44, Andrew Schulman wrote:
On 2017-03-24 11:18, Andrew Schulman wrote:
I tried adding
Hyphens aren't allowed in versions, it messes up the sorting. This
Certainly they may not sort the way you expect :)
Another reason for disallowing this is that it makes decomposing a
package name into P-V-R ambiguous
Going forward, I think we want to add this to the rules for hyphenation
needs to be VERSION=2.0.0; RELEASE=0.1.b9; then the next beta will be
0.2.b10, etc., until 2.0.0 is final with RELEASE=1.
Actually, since this is an existing package, it has a grandfathered-in
exception to this rule, but it would be nice to bear this in mind for