Re: Lintian package-has-a-duplicate-relation
Kurt Roeckx <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> On Sun, Apr 16, 2006 at 01:19:36PM -0700, Russ Allbery wrote:
>> I've tried to do this before and encountered:
>> See dpkg-shlibdeps(1) for details of the format of shared library
>> dependency files.
>> which of course is recursive and that man page contains no such
>> details. I don't actually know what the format of that file is
>> (although I expect I could make guesses at it from poking around, or
>> get a much better idea by reading over the source code). But if there
>> is a standard format that someone knows, it would be great to have that
>> as a patch to Bug#316485.
> See policy section 8.6. It's the same as normal shlibs files.
Wow, I somehow managed to completely miss that this was in Policy, despite
having read Policy all the way through a couple of times.
In penance, *I'll* go submit a patch to Bug#316485.
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>