GNU bug report logs - #49503
Mention workarounds, so one could achieve the Debian version sorting algorithm

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Package: coreutils; Reported by: 積丹尼 Dan Jacobson <jidanni@HIDDEN>; dated Sat, 10 Jul 2021 11:24:02 UTC; Maintainer for coreutils is bug-coreutils@HIDDEN.

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Subject: Mention workarounds, so one could achieve the Debian version
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(info "(coreutils) Differences from the official Debian Algorithm") and
(info "(coreutils) Minus/Hyphen and Colon characters")
could mention workarounds, so one could indeed achieve the Debian
Algorithm.
Or mention the only way is to use
dpkg --compare-versions
(on pairs only.)




Acknowledgement sent to 積丹尼 Dan Jacobson <jidanni@HIDDEN>:
New bug report received and forwarded. Copy sent to bug-coreutils@HIDDEN. Full text available.
Report forwarded to bug-coreutils@HIDDEN:
bug#49503; Package coreutils. Full text available.
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