Re: shared library -dev package naming proposal
On Fri, Jul 15, 2005 at 09:36:47AM +0300, martin f krafft wrote:
> also sprach Junichi Uekawa <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2005.07.14.1416 +0300]:
> > libfoobar-2.1-0 will have
> > libfoobar-2.1-0-dev.
> Please distinguish between API and ABI!
True. Indeed the proposed policy is already followed in case of ABI
changes. And any sane program would not compile when ever a library
change its _API_ in a way not back-compatible.
If not, well that's an upstream issue, not a debian one :)
Francesco P. Lovergine