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Re: Reusing source package name of long-removed, unrelated package




On Wed, Feb 6, 2019 at 5:39 AM Gard Spreemann <gspr@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I understand that 3.3.2 of the policy mandates that I at least bump the
> epoch, but I wanted to ask the list to make sure: is reusing the source
> package name of an unrelated, long-removed package like this OK, or
> should I consider using a different name?

You don't need to bump the epoch since your package has a higher
version number than the old package.

Thanks,
Jeremy Bicha