Re: .la file status and hint to clear the dependency_libs field
> sed -i "/dependency_libs/ s/'.*'/''/"
> Comments welcome, but foremost I'd like a mass effort to clear the
> remaining dependency_libs fields! :-)
gnome-pkg-tools package is already providing a cdbs makefile snippet
that does the same thing on all .la files.
I've also opened a bug (#586082) a year ago asking if this snippet
could be added to cdbs directly, but nothing so far. I guess that step
would help a bit in reaching the goal.