upset, genini: different version ordering

Corinna Vinschen
Tue Jul 21 18:49:00 GMT 2015

On Jul 21 18:59, Achim Gratz wrote:
> Corinna Vinschen writes:
> > How do you tell upset that a package uses a different numbering
> > scheme?  You'd have two scenarios which can't be recognized 
> > automatically, don't you?
> In the case of Perl distributions, I know the ordering scheme and it's
> built in to upset already, sort-of, only has to be used.  For the rest
> upset should probably keep doing what it was doing before, but I want to
> fix genini to do the same.
> In the long run we might want to add some keyword in setup.hint that
> specifies which ordering algorithm to use.

That's not sufficient, probably.  I'm pretty sure you'd have to tweak
setup as well.

And then there's still the questionable license of upset...


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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