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Re: regexp for correct package version
> On Tue, Feb 12, 2008 at 10:31:20PM +0100, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
>> On Tue, Feb 12, 2008 at 11:10:04PM +0200, Aleksey Cheusov wrote:
>> > I need an algorithm of comparing package's versions.
>> It is called Dewey and badly documented. For the current implementation,
>> see the source file of the same name in pkg_install.
> The ordering rules for the comparisons are documented in pkg_info(8).
> I'm not sure what could be done to make the documentation any better;
> otherwise I'd have done it.
> Perhaps you could elaborate on what's lacking, and we could improve it?
dewey in pkg_info(1) looks like description, not like definition.
An easiest missed thing is a regular expression for correct package
version. Is the following correct (ERE)?
Best regards, Aleksey Cheusov.
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