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Re: dh_libtool proposal (-dev dependencies on -dev from libtool)

On Thu, 06 Oct 2005, Stephen Frost wrote:
> don't include static library dependencies in the Depends.  libtool does
> actually survive just fine if the first-level .la files go missing in


> fact, as I recall, it's the ones below that which cause it to break,
> even for shared linking when none of them are needed at all anyway. :/

Which is clearly a hideous bug, and upstream acknowledges this.

> In the end I think this is a bad idea and we should instead focus and
> spend time on fixing the actual problem than trying to build some hack
> around it.

Seconded. No dh_libtool, please.

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  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
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