APPLIED A: [T/X/Z/A v2][PATCH] UBUNTU: d/s/m/insert-ubuntu-changes: use full version numbers

Seth Forshee seth.forshee at
Thu Sep 28 14:56:56 UTC 2017

On Wed, Sep 27, 2017 at 05:23:49PM -0300, Marcelo Henrique Cerri wrote:
> Ignore: yes
> Make insert-ubuntu-changes to consider full version numbers when looping
> through debian.master/changelog entries and comparing the version number
> of each entry with the arguments passed to the script to decide which
> entries should be included in the output changelog file.
> Previously, only the last number in the version was used in this
> comparison. For example, when comparing 4.4.0-50.51 and 4.4.0-83.84 only
> the numbers 51 and 84 were actually used in the comparison. That however
> might not work properly when the major version is bumped.
> For instance, using "end" as 4.4.0-50.51 and "start" as 4.4.0-83.84 used
> to work fine because 84 is greater than 51. However when using "end"
> as 4.11.0-10.11 and "start" as 4.13.0-2.3, no entry was being selected
> since 3 is not greater than 11.
> Signed-off-by: Marcelo Henrique Cerri <marcelo.cerri at>

Applied to artful/master-next and unstable/master, thanks.

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