Subject: Re: inflation of PKGREVISION bumps [was Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc]
To: Rene Hexel <>
From: Michal Pasternak <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/04/2004 06:28:49
Rene Hexel [Sun, Jan 04, 2004 at 04:13:18PM +1000]:
>   If you update, e.g., libtiff to 3.6.1, you know that it's
> incompatible with 3.5.5 or lower.  Therefore binary packages
> that depend on libtiff that were compiled against 3.5.5 won't
> link against libtiff-3.6.1 (because it has an
> INCOMPATIBLE_WITH<=3.5.5 entry).

Seems reasonable for me!