Re: soname number in name of dev-package?
Henning Makholm <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I'm lost now. As far as I can see, previously you were telling me that
> I was wrong for wanting to "support unsupported versions of libraries".
> Now you're saying that I'm wrong for claiming that nobody cares about
> "supporting unsupported versions of libraries."
No, you should support unsupporting versions of libraries only when
it's the right thing, which is exceedingly rarely, but not never, and,
if I understand Anthony right, pretty much only when you cannot
sensibly just say "fix the damn applications."