[Pkg-samba-maint] Bug#918564: Bug#918564: Real libparse-pidl-perl version number is different from its source package

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Sat Jan 19 18:32:36 GMT 2019

On Mon, 2019-01-07 at 14:38 +0200, Andrius Merkys wrote:
> Moreover, this mismatch causes nontrivial translation of CPAN
> dependencies (where the most recent version is 0.02) to Debian ones.
> A solution would be to split off the source of libparse-pidl-perl
> from samba to preserve the upstream's version number.

Samba is upstream for PIDL.  wireshark occasionally syncs their tree
with ours, but may well have local patches. 

Any other versions are likely incredibly out of date.

The version of PIDL really is the Samba version number.

Andrew Bartlett

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Authentication Developer, Samba Team  http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT          http://catalyst.net.nz/services/samba

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