Re: Headsup: ncurses soname bump 5 to 6
Michael Banck <email@example.com> writes:
>> Upstream is doing that change; ncurses can't be forever stalled because
>> of LSB, you see.
> As I understand it, upstream simply mandates either libncurses.so.5 or
> libncurses.so.6 based on the configure flags for enabling mouse-wheel
> support. The Debian maintainer has decided to add those flags
> post-lenny, thus changing the soname.
So the obvious solution seems to me then to build ncurses twice,
providing both libncurses5 and libncurses6 packages. What point do I miss?
Reinhard Tartler, KeyID 945348A4