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From: David Leverton <levertond@...>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/2] Rewrite version comparison rules in pseudocode
Date: Mon, 19 Oct 2009 18:19:18 +0100
On Sunday 18 October 2009 18:45:23 Christian Faulhammer wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I like the better readability of algorithmic presentation, but its
> wording is not entirely clear, but maybe I am wrong from solely
> patch reading. So those are algorithms for the comparison of
> components (separated by dots).  For me it read on first try like a
> comparison of the whole version string, maybe an introducing sentence
> like the one you removed is suited:

Not quite sure what you mean by that... it is an algorithm for the whole 
comparison, but it's broken up for readability.

> -Version specifications are compared component by component, moving
> from left to right.

Maybe "Version specifications are compared component by component, moving from 
left to right, as detailed in Algorithm 1"?

> David Leverton <levertond@...>:
> > --- a/pms.cls
> > +++ b/pms.cls
> > @@ -100,7 +100,7 @@
> >  % Enable the below option if you'd like to see both sides of KDEBUILD
> >  % conditionals shown in different colours. Disable it to either fully
> >  % enable or fully disable KDEBUILD.  Not compatible with HTML output.
> > -\setboolean{ENABLE-ALL-OPTIONS}{false}
> > +\setboolean{ENABLE-ALL-OPTIONS}{true}
>
>  Is this intended?

Oops.

> V-Li




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