Source package version number != source branch version number

Steve Langasek steve.langasek at
Mon Jun 14 18:55:16 BST 2010

Hi Barry,

On Mon, Jun 14, 2010 at 01:43:48PM -0400, Barry Warsaw wrote:
> The Sphinx (Python documentation system) source package for Maverick is at
> 0.6.6-1:


> but the Bazaar source branch is still at 0.6.4-1:


> Why is this?  Do the source branches get updated automatically?  I would not
> be surprised at a little version skew around the time the source package was
> updated, but I think any such skew should have been corrected by now.  Or is
> there something wrong with the source branch?

The source branches get updated automatically, but sometimes there are bugs:

Anywhere that such a bug is blocking you, it's probably worth escalating it
by filing a bug against the 'udd' project in Launchpad.

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