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Re: Not depending on shlibs because of plugins?

Christoph Berg <myon@debian.org> writes:

> The alternative solution would be to put the plugins into separate
> packages and then depend on libyada-mysql | libyada-postgres |
> libyada-sqlite. As these packages would merely contain a single file,
> that seems bloat to me.

This is what I'd do.  Yes, it's a bunch of extra packages, but it clearly
expresses the actual dependency structure, rather than an approximation of
it, and that's usually a good thing in the long run.

Russ Allbery (rra@debian.org)               <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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