Bug#809736: maven-debian-helper: Does not recognize interval dependencies like junit [4.8, )

Emmanuel Bourg ebourg at apache.org
Sun Jan 3 15:31:10 UTC 2016

Le 3/01/2016 15:51, Erich Schubert a écrit :

> Maven 3 allows specifying minimum and maximum version dependencies.
> For example, it is possible to specify a junit dependency "[4.8,)" as
> "4.8 and later".

Hi Erich,

What substitution rule did you use for junit in debian/maven.rules? I
suspect that the usual version rule s/4\..*/4.x/ doesn't work because
the version starts with a bracket [ and not 4. Could you try s/.*/4.x/
and see if it works?

Emmanuel Bourg

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