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Re: Procedure reminders on updating a lib package for a C++ ABI change

On Sat, Jul 16, 2005 at 02:44:03PM +0200, Ralf Treinen wrote:
> I have a (probably very stupid) question:

> On Sat, Jul 16, 2005 at 03:09:18AM -0700, Steve Langasek wrote:

> > If one of your packages needs to be transitioned, DO NOT upload it before
> > the C++ libraries it depends on have successfully made the transition.

> Is there an easy way to find out which of the libraries a package
> depends are C++ libraries, and which are not?

grepping for libstdc++ in the deps is usually a good indicator, although
apparently that will cause false-positives *and* false-negatives. :/  You
could also try grepping for '::' in the -dev package's headers, which may be
more reliable. :)

Steve Langasek
postmodern programmer

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