[CentOS-devel] Confusing package versioning

Thu May 5 11:22:45 UTC 2011
Karanbir Singh <mail-lists at karan.org>

On 05/05/2011 12:17 PM, Dag Wieers wrote:
>> The most important thing is RHEL5_X now sligthly differs with RHEL5_Y,
>> and this may affect compatibility, like with the last mod_nss release.
>> So I have an interest to immediatly visualise that my foo package,
>> modified by CentOS, was rebuilt on el5_X rather than el5_Y.
> I know, the CentOS developers are simply ignoring the relevance of this.

by assuming that the _x and _y imply that the code is built on, you 
already dont know what you are talking about

> It seems to be their new credo.


- KB