Subject: Re: Version number fix?
To: Joachim Thiemann <>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/05/2004 21:14:20
On Monday 05 January 2004 21:07, Joachim Thiemann wrote:
> On December 28, 2003 18:36, Thomas Klausner wrote:
> > Just set PKGNAME to a more sane version number, like:
> > PKGNAME=	AFsp-7.2
> Thanks to Michal and Thomas for pointing this out.  Is this worth
> send-pr'ing a doc-bug for packages.7 to elaborate on the "PKGNAME" entry in
> there?  The current text
> "Name of the package file to create if the ${DISTNAME} isn't really
> relevant for the package.  The default is ${DISTNAME}."

IMO, it could include some of the information described in the -e option
of pkg_info(1).

Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
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