[pacman-dev] [PATCH] makepkg: do not update pkgver when building source package
allan at archlinux.org
Sun Apr 26 10:35:31 EDT 2009
Dan McGee wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 26, 2009 at 6:13 AM, Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org> wrote:
>> When making a source package for a SCM PKGBUILD, makepkg should not
>> update the pkgver/pkgrel. Noted in FS#14456.
>> Signed-off-by: Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org>
> I saw your comment on this, and was a bit unsure about it. Although
> the version doesn't have the same meaning on an SCM package, doesn't
> it still have some meaning in telling us when the source package was
My thinking is that the packager would only know that the package works
with the current pkgver and not with any updated one.
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