Incorrect version comparison
kris at obsecurity.org
Wed Apr 4 19:34:44 UTC 2007
On Wed, Apr 04, 2007 at 09:10:21PM +0200, Marcus Ahlberg wrote:
> My daily cronscript reported this morning that there was a new
> version of ruby+pthreads:
> ruby+pthreads-220.127.116.11,1 < needs updating (index has
> However, when I was about to upgrade it, it didn't appear in the list
> of outdated ports. Instead I saw this output from portversion:
> ruby+pthreads-18.104.22.168,1 > succeeds port (port has 1.8.6)
> It appears that (1.8.6,1) has been replaced by (1.8.6) during the day
> and this has inaccurately taged my (1.8.5)-installation as newer than
> the one in ports. What might be the cause of this?
Someone mistakenly dropped the portepoch from the port?
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