[Reportbug-maint] Bug#373293: closed by "Sandro Tosi" <matrixhasu at gmail.com> (Your version of <package> (<version>) is newer than that in Debian - fixed)

Sandro Tosi matrixhasu at gmail.com
Tue Jul 1 15:52:25 UTC 2008

Hi Thomas,

On Tue, Jul 1, 2008 at 09:42, Thomas Weber <thomas.weber.mail at gmail.com> wrote:
> Am Montag, den 30.06.2008, 15:36 +0000 schrieb Debian Bug Tracking
> System:
>> E-Mail-Nachricht-Anlage
>> > -------- Weitergeleitete Nachricht --------
>> > Von: Sandro Tosi <matrixhasu at gmail.com>
>> > An: 386666-done at bugs.debian.org, 362698-done at bugs.debian.org,
>> > 373293-done at bugs.debian.org
>> > Betreff: Your version of <package> (<version>) is newer than that in
>> > Debian - fixed
>> > Datum: Mon, 30 Jun 2008 17:33:50 +0200
>> >
>> > Version: 3.39-0.1
>> >
>> > As reported in changelog for that version:
>> >
>> >   * Indicate that in mode > standard incoming and NEW are also checked with
>> >     --check-available (Closes: #450523, #447380)
>> >
>> > So, this bug is fixed, as long as you use "mode > standard"; infact:
> Eh, no. For one, I used the standard mode, as indicated by reportbug in
> the bug report.

Here is a strict greater-than

> Second, I didn't download the emacs package from neither NEW nor
> incoming, but indeed from a normal Debian mirror.

The problem can arise if you download the package from an official
mirror before the PTS page is update, hence the check on NEW and

> According to the changelog[1], the package version in the bug report was
> uploaded on 09 Jun 2006, my bugreport was 5 days later.
> [1] I use Romain's emacs-snapshots packages from his homepage and the
> full changelog starting 2004 is included.

Mh, well, I don't know how packaging system react to the same package
version in repo installed from a non-ufficial one. Anyhow, are you
still able to reporduce this bug? if so, please reopen this bug,
attaching (in english, please) the full transcript of reportbug, the
status of the package on your system, which version you have installed
and which one is on your mirror, and anything else you may think it's
useful to debug this problem.


Sandro Tosi (aka morph, Morpheus, matrixhasu)
My website: http://matrixhasu.altervista.org/
Me at Debian: http://wiki.debian.org/SandroTosi

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