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Re: SONAME and package version question

#include <hallo.h>
* Roberto C. Sanchez [Wed, Jun 22 2005, 12:41:08PM]:
> On Wed, Jun 22, 2005 at 10:32:04AM -0500, Adam Majer wrote:
> > 
> > You will also need to be careful about when you run dh_makeshlibs if you
> > manually set the version numbers.
> > 
> In debian/rules, I have this:
> # shared library versions, option 1
> version=0.2.6
> major=0

IIRC those variables were just set for cosmetic reasons, the
dh_makeshlibs manpage does not refer to it.

> Is that what I need to change?

Well, what do you want to change?

> Is there an automated way to do that?

You are the maintainer? You need to check whether the SONAME still
catches the compatibility issues or not and decide then.

For further questions, refer to
and the debian-mentors list please.


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