Versioned provides (was Re: Namespace pollution wrt gmp
Joel Klecker <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I'd like to rename zlib's binary packages, but until we get versioned
> provides, I can't, due to the >= 1.1.3 in the shlibs file.
This is my #1 wish for dpkg.
Would anybody (Ian in particular) be opposed to me developing a patch
to fix this?
(I hope I'm not getting in over my head here.)
I know Ian has some ambitious plans for dpkg. Perhaps somebody else
has already announced intentions to fix this. I don't want to step on