Re: ELF svgalib questions
> Thanks for the help. Based on those ideas I propose to do the
This looks good to me, Richard. I do have a few minor suggestions
> Shared libraries
> Config files
> Depends: libc5
> Conflicts: svgalib
Conflicts: svgalib (<= whatever the current version is)
> (intended for backward compatibility)
> shared & static libraries
> Depends: svgalib1,libc4
> This makes the assumption that (when 1.1 is the stable release) no
> Debian packages will depend on the old a.out svgalib package;
> upgrading to the new svgalib will require any packages that depend on
> an a.out svgalib it to be upgraded also, if only to depend on
> aout-svgalib instead of svgalib.
This removes the need to change dependencies in packages which already
depend on the a.out version.
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