Subject: Re: Why commands in the source tree don't have version?
To: Jim Wise <email@example.com>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/14/2001 12:26:03
>Since package tiny versions will be monotonically increasing on the
>release branch, if the last security patch for NetBSD-1.7 upgraded the
>base-secsh-bin package to version 1.7.4, when the 1.7.1 release is
>shipped, it will come with version 22.214.171.124 (or 126.96.36.199 if other changes
>have come in in the meantime) of this package.
isn't it easier to have four digits, like "188.8.131.52" for NetBSD-1.7?