[arch-general] Vala out of date
d at falconindy.com
Fri Aug 27 12:22:56 EDT 2010
On Fri, Aug 27, 2010 at 06:09:27PM +0200, Andre Osku Schmidt wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 27, 2010 at 5:39 PM, Jackson Alley <toomanymirrors at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On 08/27/2010 11:27 AM, Ionuț Bîru wrote:
> >> On 08/27/2010 06:23 PM, Jackson Alley wrote:
> >>> The vala package is several versions out of date and some packages now
> >>> depend on the .9 branch like shotwell. Here's an updated PKGBUILD:
> >>> http://dpaste.com/234866/
> >>> Jackson
> >> for the 999999 time, vala 0.9.x is the devel branch and i'm not going to
> >> update it.
> >> shotwell was updated to 0.7 and vala 0.9.5 is a _makedepends_ not a
> >> depends for this app
> > My apologies, my googling didn't turn up this prior discussion and the
> > phrasing on the vala homepage (http://live.gnome.org/Vala/Release) lables
> > the 0.9.x version as "releases" not a development branch.
> > Jackson
> hehe, i was one of those 999999 too. and there seems to be a "secret"
> versioning schema that "all" gnome projects follow: odd numbers are
> unstable and even are stable. but yeah, i never found this definition
> on the gnome site neither...
Section 3.1 of the link below mentions it.
Not the most visible location for it, but given that its organization
wide, it doesn't make sense to be mentioned for each individual project
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