Re: Right way for calculating versioned dependencies?
On Wed, May 19, 2004 at 07:11:07PM +1000, Andrew Pollock wrote:
> Okay, an example. scanssh-2.0 has a build dependency on libevent-dev (>=0.8-1).
> When built, the Depends line is libevent1, which is a package built from
> libevent-dev. Problem is, the package doesn't seem to work with the version
> of libevent1 that's in testing, but it does work with the new libevent1 that
> was recently uploaded to unstable.
> Are you saying that the shlibs information provided by the libevent-dev
> package is incorrect?
It depends on in what way it doesn't work. Does your program fail to link
at runtime due to unresolved symbols, segfault, what?