My plan to fix the versioning for lang/gcc ports
ade at FreeBSD.org
Tue May 19 21:07:44 UTC 2009
On May 19, 2009, at 07:57 , Gerald Pfeifer wrote:
> Currently we have versions of the following
> PORTVERSION= 4.3.4
> PORTREVISION= 20090517
> in the lang/gcc ports, where 20090517 is the date of a snapshot
> of GCC 4.3.4. This has some obvious problems when one needs a
> PORTREVISION bump, so I am planning to change the versioning to
> PORTVERSION= 22.214.171.12490517
Rather than going that way, why not take a leaf out of "standard"
practice for DNS SOA serial numbers, and go with:
Probably a lot less work in the long run.
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