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Re: predepends on libc6?

dark@xs4all.nl (Richard Braakman) writes:

> However, chapter 12 of the packaging manual says:
>  Secondly, your package should include the symlink that ldconfig
>  would create for the shared libraries.
> and:
>  If you do the above your package does not need to call ldconfig in
>  its maintainer scripts.

The packaging manual is wrong; this is a long standing bug.
> Why is it calling ldconfig?

Because it's the Right thing to do.


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