Re: How to deal with lintian "E: missing shlibs information"
In Thu, 21 Dec 2000 18:20:11 +0100 Domenico Andreoli <firstname.lastname@example.org> cum veritate scripsit :
> hi! :)
> > I'm building a python bindings file with ecasound, and I've decided I'd call it
> > python-ecasound just like other python binding packages...
> does it provides shared libraries or modules that maybe loaded runtime?
I have no clue... I really don't know how python bindings work.
> > What should I put in there.
> please read the packaging manual in the developer's corner online, it is a good
> thing and you have to feel comfortable with it. :)
The thing I want to know is, that it is a "libpyecasound.so",
and it doesn't have the numbers after it.
So, for :
<library-name> <version-or-soname> <dependencies ...>
What do I put in for "version-or-soname" ?
> > What really makes me confused is the fact other python packages do not
> > seem to have this error generated from lintian, and yet they do not seem
> > to have the shlibs file either.
> do they provide libraries or plugins?
I have no idea, but I guess they are dlopened by python (i.e. plugin?)
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