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Re: Debian part of a version number when epoch is bumped

On Tue, Feb 06, 2018 at 08:37:44AM +0000, Colin Watson wrote:
> I disagree - reusing file names with different contents in a
> Debian-format archive is IMO always wrong regardless of the time elapsed
> between uses - but it's unlikely to be worth arguing.

Do you happen to know what was the reason somebody way back in time
decided to not consider the epoch in the filenames?

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