[TYPO3-core] TYPO3 package naming

Björn Pedersen pedersen at frm2.tum.de
Thu May 26 18:37:21 CEST 2011

Am 26.05.2011 17:03, schrieb Dmitry Dulepov:
> Hi!
> netz-haut - stephan seitz wrote:
>> I'd really like to know, which genius came up with the idea of
>> renaming of dummy-$VERSION packages (and contained base-directory) to
>> blankpackage-$VERSION
>> Maybe there *could* be a reason for this in new versions like 4.6.x,
>> but for existing versions this is needless and useless. Moreover,
>> everyone who does some installation automation will have to change a
>> very simple rule to some weird database driven model, just to get the
>> correct spelling of packages dependend on the respective revision.
>> Sorry, but I consider this the most useless and annoying change I've
>> seen the last decade.
> I would prefer if it stayed "dummy" as it always was. The change because
> of the change is never good.
> Does anybody know the reason why this was changed?
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