After submitting an asterisk version with a version lower than the previous one, the packaging-farm created an inconsistent repository. The existing version was
and the version being submitted was
According to dpkg –compare-versions, the version being submitted is actually older than the release candidate -rc2, because – is after + lexicographicaly. This is a mistake and should be replaced by a version number that is higher than the -rc2. But packaging-farm silently ignored the problem and created a bugous package, mixing the sources being submitted with a version number coming from the existing version.A safeguard was added and packaging-farm will now abort with an error message explaining the error and suggesting a course of action.
The 2.0.15 was published and installed on the gallifrey, gallifrey-dev and skaro build machines.