Proposal: Ignore sub-minor version components in package id
Herbert Valerio Riedel
hvr at gnu.org
Mon Oct 3 13:27:29 CEST 2011
On Mon, 2011-10-03 at 13:18 +0200, Joachim Breitner wrote:
> I’d like to propose that the package (shown by "ghc-pkg field <pkg> id"
> and used by "ghc-pkg field <pkg> depends") should only consist of the
> first three components of the package version, not all of them.
...would this affect the ability to declare version constraints that use
more than the first 3 components? E.g. would the following Cabal
Build-depends: aeson >=0.3.2.12 && <0.4
still work (and force at least version 0.3.2.12 of aeson to be used)?
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