[Mailman-Users] Mailman not responding, configuration error?
brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Tue Jan 4 02:13:32 CET 2005
At 5:32 PM -0700 2005-01-03, Dr. Jones wrote:
> Not to disparage your comment about version numbers and dashes for
> mailman, but....I ran dpkg -l mailman on my debian 3.0 system and
> get the following:
The current version of Mailman is 2.1.5. Debian apparently uses
dashes after the official version number, to indicate the version of
their binary package.
> Am I reading the output wrong? Help me understand what i read above,
> the "2.1.5-4" part...
What you're missing is that the version number has two parts --
one that is assigned by the Mailman project, and one assigned by
Brad Knowles, <brad at stop.mail-abuse.org>
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