Re: Reusing source package name of long-removed, unrelated package
- Date: Wed, 6 Feb 2019 10:50:50 -0500
- From: Jeremy Bicha <jbicha@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: 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.