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Re: Reiserfs and shlibs

On Mon, Dec 06, 1999 at 02:58:37PM -0500, Vaidhyanathan Mayilrangam wrote:
> Hi All,
> This is just FYI. If you are building a deb package and use shlibs to build dependencies, then you might want to use a ext2 filesystem instead of a reiserfs filesystem. 
> The reason behind it is that shlibs depend on the ordering on files in a directory while reiserfs which stores the filename in btree makes it difficult to order the files.
> If you ever get the error during lintian :
> ldconfig-symlink-before-shlib-in-deb 
> it could be because of reiserfs.

Isn't this a bug in something? Packages should build on any reasonable Unix file system.

David Starner - dstarner98@aasaa.ofe.org
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