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Re: possible mass-filing of bugs: many shared library packages contain binaries in usr/bin

On Mon, May 06, 2002 at 09:38:06PM +1000, Anthony Towns wrote:
> > There are some shared library packages that contain binaries in usr/bin
> > It is generally a bad idea, considering co-installation of 
> > shared libraries with different sonames.
> > The xxx-config scripts, most probably belong in -dev package.
> Uh, that's not a very helpful list. Having it sorted by package rather than
> binary would've been a good start.

Agreed, thanks.

> >  usr/bin/bdfindex                        vflib2
> >  usr/bin/fwindex                         vflib2
> >  usr/bin/ttindex                         vflib2

This is fixed with vflib3 which has vflib3-bin. vflib2 should probably move
to oldlibs and be forgotten.

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