[Piuparts-devel] Bug#733900: piuparts-report: use final version number for upgrade reports

Andreas Beckmann anbe at debian.org
Fri Jan 10 02:28:08 UTC 2014

On 2014-01-10 01:04, Holger Levsen wrote:
> On Mittwoch, 1. Januar 2014, Ivo De Decker wrote:
>> Currently, upgrade reports use the source version number of the source
>> package in the release configured as 'distro' in piuparts.conf. For
>> sid2experiment this is the version in experimental, but for testing2sid
>> this is the version in testing. It probably makes more sense to associate
>> upgrade issues with the newer version (the one we are upgrading to), than
>> with the older version (the one we are upgrading from). For binary
>> packages, this is already done.

No, only the *version* from the target distro is used, not the full
entry, so ...

>> The attached patch should fix this, by
>> using the source info from the final distribution instead of the 'distro'
>> one.
> cool, thanks, merged and pushed to pejacevic! So visible in an 3h or so :)

... that probably won't work ... I would expect a crash on a
disappearing package.


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