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Re: epoch bump request for gnome-calculator




On Thu, 27 Sep 2018 12:49:38 +0200, Raphael Hertzog wrote:

> On Wed, 26 Sep 2018, Jeremy Bicha wrote:
> > So is it appropriate to bump an epoch in Debian to match an important
> > downstream's epoch?
> Yes. Precisely because there is collaboration between both sides on those
> packages.
[..]
 
I agree.

While epochs are nasty and <yada-yada other all known disadvantages>,
having this one more doesn't really hurt anyone and makes a
maintainer's life easier. Therefore I'm willing to hold my nose,
shrug, and look the other way :)


Cheers,
gregor

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