On Saturday, 3 June 2017 at 19:02:36 UTC, Joseph Rushton Wakeling
On Saturday, 3 June 2017 at 18:42:57 UTC, Seb wrote:
So, I guess your problem is the VERSION file on the dmd stable
No, it's the VERSION file present if one checks out the
Tags are only made from the stable branch.
I suspect this doesn't show up in the official packages because
IIRC the VERSION file is edited as part of the standard
official-package build process.
The point is here that this keeps happening. Assuming a
VERSION file is considered necessary at all (I believe the
intent is to support people using a tarball of the source
rather than a git checkout), it shouldn't be possible for a
release to be made without it containing the correct version
Well, as mentioned minor point releases have never been changed
in the git repo before:
So I'm not sure how necessary it is.
Anyhow, the interesting bits are here: