Re: Neat gtk/gdk-imlib pain
> > There is apparantly an EGCS patch called libapi, available in the
> > Debian egcs package, which is supposed to implement the above.
> > Adopting and improving this patch would definitely solve your GNOME
> > problems, Jim.
> Can you give us some pointers? This sounds like a good thing for the gnome
> people to adopt upstream as well..
It's in the egcs package.
# DP: Patch to include the c++ compiler interface, the libstdc++ version
# DP: and the libc version in the libstdc++ soname. (From H.J. Lu)
It's why the libstdc++ libs look like:
The only problem is, for libgnome, the library might end up looking
Gawd knows what I'd name the package as.
It's just a variation on the bumping the soname idea.
We'd still have the problem where we'd get a huge explosion in the
number of libraries hanging around.