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Re: Possible library versioning approach -- (evaluation requested)

> you can use 'explicit' soname:
>     glibversion  guileversion  gwrap-glib-1-soname
>         1.2          1.4       1-glib1.2-guile1.4
>         1.2          1.6       1-glib1.2-guile1.6
>         2.0          1.4       1-glib2.0-guile1.4
>         2.0          1.6       1-glib2.0-guile1.6
> I am not sure this is the right solution, but this scale much better than using
> 1,2,3,4.  and it will be easier to handle in the long run, and is
> self-explanatory. Also the soname is not mixed with the name.

If you are using libtool and automake, it would be:

LDFLAGS = .....  -release @OTHERLIB_NAMES@

and checking other sonames in configure time:


However, I don't know of a way to reliably check sonames in 
configure scripts... but reading APT source, for 
rc_LIBSTDCPP_VER, it seems to be possible.


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