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Re: lintian lives!

On 29-Sep-2000 Josip Rodin wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 29, 2000 at 03:40:25PM -0700, Sean 'Shaleh' Perry wrote:
>> >> the whole "your library has no shlibs file" thing.  Once a policy has
>> >> been
>> >> approved for packages with dynamically loaded modules lintian will be
>> >> brought
>> >> up to date.
>> > 
>> > Simple policy: .so files that are not in /lib, /usr/lib,
>> > /usr/X11R6/lib/, /lib or /usr/lib/libc5-compat are not libraries but
>> > loadable modules.
>> this fails for several items, notably qt and glibc-debug.
> QT has symlinks from /usr/lib to its private directory, so it's compatible
> (in the FHS meaning); glibc-debug can be an exception.

I would like to see the entire text of this proposal, with the symlink issue

I hate reading policy via the BTS.

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