Re: format not recognized
On Fri, Aug 17, 2007 at 12:41:31AM -0400, Felipe Sateler wrote:
> I'm getting this warning when building csound:
> dpkg-shlibdeps: warning: format of 'NEEDED libcsnd.so' not recognized
> What does it mean and how can I fix it? man dpkg-shlibdeps doesn't say
> anything, and I can objdump libcsnd.so without any trouble.
> I tried to read the source and apparently it can't parse the file because it
> doesn't have a SONAME, but my perl knowledge is very close to zero so I
> can't be sure (lines 197-210 of dpkg-shlibdeps).
It's not a question of being able to parse the file, it's that "libcsnd.so"
is not a proper name for a shared library. dpkg-shlibdeps is warning you
about what appears to be a genuine bug in one of the libraries your package
(Where is this from? I find no references to libcsnd.so in the Debian
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