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Re: API/ABI in -dev package name?

On Fri, Jul 15, 2005 at 04:02:48PM +0200, Philipp Kern wrote:
> On Fri, 2005-07-15 at 22:33 +0900, Junichi Uekawa wrote:
> > Currently people just package libwhatever-dev and break API whenever they
> > please.

> That's an upstream issue more or less. With libtoolised packages
> -release has to be used if the API breaks in a non backwards-compatible
> way.

Not consistently.  Indeed, I've never heard of such a practice; can you give
an example?

Steve Langasek
postmodern programmer

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