Re: devel files and libraries in /lib
]] Olaf van der Spek
| On Tue, Jan 4, 2011 at 9:38 AM, Tollef Fog Heen <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
| > ]] Roger Leigh
| > | On Mon, Jan 03, 2011 at 10:33:21PM +0100, Olaf van der Spek wrote:
| > | > I've never used pkgconfig. But if it doesn't support it, it too should be fixed.
| > First, it's pkg-config, and secondly, no, it shouldn't. pkg-config
| > doesn't try to be everything to everybod and I haven't seen a valid use
| > case for this.
| Eh, wouldn't this case be a valid use case?
No, there's no reason for the .so to live in /lib rather than /usr/lib.
| > I'd love to see this happening and would like the ability to have /usr
| > as a symlink to / as a release goal for squeeze.
| You mean Squeeze + 1?
Yeah, mea culpa.
Tollef Fog Heen
UNIX is user friendly, it's just picky about who its friends are