moz-version(1) version format handling tool


moz-version [options] action


moz-version is a tool for working with version string from the Mozilla suite. It can compare Mozilla versions, convert Mozilla version into Debian upstream version and the other way round.


-c, --compare version1 comparator version2
Compare version numbers, where comparator is a binary operator. moz-version returns success (zero result) if the specified condition is satisfied, and failure (non-zero result) otherwise. The comparator must be one of lt le eq ne ge gt.
-d, --to-deb version
Converts Mozilla version into a Debian upstream version. For a full Debian version you have to add a revision.
-m, --to-moz version
Converts Debian version into a Mozilla version. The Debian revision and the epoch will be stripped away.


-h, --help
Display a brief help message.
-s, --silent
Do not print anything and die silent on errors.
-v, --verbose
Print more information.


Benjamin Drung <[email protected]>