Re: Name of a binary package according to sonames
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Kurt Roeckx escribió:
> On Mon, Dec 18, 2006 at 11:14:33AM -0400, Jose Luis Rivas Contreras wrote:
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>>> On Sun, Dec 17, 2006 at 06:07:18PM -0400, Jose Luis Rivas Contreras wrote:
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>>>> I'm maintaining libtorrent package, this source builds 2 binaries,
>>>> libtorrent-rakshasa (is libtorrent9 last version in debian archive) and
>>>> libtorrent-rakshasa-dev (is libtorrent9 last version in debian archive),
>>>> I get this warning from lintian when I build the package.
>>>> Now running lintian...
>>>> W: libtorrent-rakshasa: package-name-doesnt-match-sonames libtorrent10
>>>> Finished running lintian.
>>>> The version I'm building is libtorrent-0.11.0 so I don't think I should
>>>> call the binary libtorrent10.
>>> Please check the real soname with objdump -p libtorrent-0.11.0 |grep
>> The real soname is libtorrent.so.10
>> So, should I name it libtorrent10?
> Either the soname should be libtorrent.so.11, or you might
> want to rename libtorrent-0.11.0 to libtorrent-0.10.0 or something.
I can't that version already pass...
> If the soname really is and should be libtorrent.so.10, you want to name
> it libtorrent-rakshasa10 or something. But it should have the 10 in it.
Ok, so I'm renaming the package to libtorrent10-rakshasa and -dev.
>>From what I understand there are 2 incompatible libtorrent packages, so
> you want to reflect that in the name of the package.
Yes, there's libtorrent-rasterbar (in a RFP, but I want to avoid
problems in a near future), my packages were libtorrent9 and
libtorrent9-dev, so I add to the name of the libraries "-rakshasa" to
reflect that in the name.
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