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Re: Bug#409563: ITP: thinkfinger -- library and utility for the SGS Thomson Microelectronics fingerprint reader


On Wed, 2007-02-07 at 23:39:39 +0100, Luca Capello wrote:
> ATM I don't really see any reason to create a separate package just
> for tf-tool, because libthinkfinger + tf-tool (binary and manpage)
> should generate a package around less than 50K in size.  In case new
> tools will be added, we can split the package.
> Is a strong reason against this?

Please do not include it in the lib package, it's a pain afterwards
when a new version with a different soname is introduced and disallows
parallel installation of those. (This will also be a problem for


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