[pkg-php-pear] Bug#762518: Bug#762518: PEAR and Composer limit version handling (Was: PEAR: [Regression] Preversion are not “translated” anymore)

Mathieu Parent math.parent at gmail.com
Wed Sep 24 13:16:47 UTC 2014

2014-09-23 23:14 GMT+02:00 David Prévot <david at tilapin.org>:
> Hi,


> Le 22/09/2014 21:11, David Prévot a écrit :
>> Package: pkg-php-tools
>> Version: 1.21
>> Among php-log dependencies, php-mdb2 […]
>> version used to be translated to 2.0.0~rc1, respecting Debian syntax,
>> but with the current version of pkg-php-tools, that’s not true anymore.
> Another regression just noted while rebuilding phpunit:
> php-codecoverage used to be translated as (<= 1.2.99), and is now (<<
> 1.2.99), I believe the former form was correct. package.xml extract:
>    <package>
>     <name>PHP_CodeCoverage</name>
>     <channel>pear.phpunit.de</channel>
>     <min>1.2.1</min>
>     <max>1.2.99</max>
>    </package>
> Furthermore, as recently agreed on the list (Re: [pkg-php-pear] About
> Composer versioning
> <CAFX5sbw==CFiV3eCFcQ+8CQfdu1Z_NceQGcH+mRwUsJqavnpRA at mail.gmail.com>):
> “the generated version […] in dependencies (and alike): currently,
> “<3.0.0” in composer is translated as (<< 3.0.0) in DEBIAN/control,
> [while it should] rather be (<< 3.0.0~~)”.


> Pilling up those version handling issues in the BTS to keep them in
> mind, feel free to (ask me to) clone them as a bug report per issue if
> it make sense (I’m currently a bit swamped in Symfony world, but hope to
> be able to propose some patches in not too distant future if possible).

In the future, please create one bug report for each different issue.

I won't bother duplicating this one though.


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