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Re: A guide about packaging libraries (by a Japanese developer?)?

On Sun, Jul 07, 2002 at 01:05:40AM +0300, Shaul Karl wrote:
> As far as I remember, some time ago someone (from Japan?) post a
> message with a link to a guide he has written about packaging
> libraries. I tried the archive but couldn't find that message. Does
> this ring a bell for somebody? What other documents about packaging
> libraries are there?

Yes by dancer@debian.org I think. According to:

  6.2.1 Libraries

   Libraries are always difficult to package for various reasons. The policy
   imposes many constraints to ease their maintenance and to make sure
   upgrades are as simple as possible when a new upstream version comes out.
   A breakage in a library can result in dozens of dependent packages to

   Good practices for library packaging have been grouped in the library
   packaging guide. http://www.netfort.gr.jp/~dancer/column/libpkg-guide/
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 Osamu Aoki @ Cupertino CA USA

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