On Wed, 20 Jan 2016 22:05:04 -0500
Shawn Iwinski <shawn.iwinski(a)gmail.com> wrote:
I forgot about this over the US holiday. Any ideas?
On Fri, Dec 25, 2015 at 10:10 PM, Shawn Iwinski
> How are versioned weak dependencies handled? Can I
> "Suggests"/"Recommends" min and max versions or can I only
> the main package and use "Conflicts" to enforce version ranges?
> For example:
> Suggests: pkg >= 1.0
> Suggests: pkg < 2.0
> Suggests: pkg
> Conflicts: pkg < 1.0
> Conflicts: pkg >= 2.0
it can be done slightly differently
add Provides: pkg(1x) to the pkg spec file for all versions >=1.0 and <
2.0 (then bump to pkg(2x)). And then just use Suggests: pkg(1x) in foo.