Re: Packages violating policy 8.2
Thomas Girard <email@example.com> writes:
> Selon Goswin von Brederlow <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
>> Debian policy says:
>> | 8.2 Run-time support programs
>> | If your package has some run-time support programs which use the
>> | shared library you must not put them in the shared library
>> | package. If you do that then you won't be able to install several
>> | versions of the shared library without getting filename clashes.
>> | Instead, either create another package for the runtime binaries
>> | (this package might typically be named libraryname-runtime; note the
>> | absence of the soversion in the package name), or if the development
>> | package is small, include them in there.
>> several packages violate 8.2:
>> libciao0.4.7c2a Debian ACE+TAO maintainers
>> libtao-orbsvcs1.4.7c2a Debian ACE+TAO maintainers
> I have started working on this issue, a major package split is planned
> for both TAO and CIAO.
>  http://svn.debian.org/wsvn/pkg-ace/branches/pkg-split
Thanks. Much appreciated.