Re: Injecting versions of build-deps in the deps
On Sun, Dec 02, 2007 at 05:11:52PM +0100, Loïc Minier wrote:
> An example would be package foobar3 build-depending on libfoo3 (>=
> 2.10.2). When built against libfoo3 2.12.0-2 which provides a symbols
> file, the resulting binaries need symbols from libfoo3 (>= 2.8.7) (as
> the symbols file say), the new system injects a dep on libfoo3 >=
> max(2.10.2, 2.8.7) == 2.10.2.
> If libfoo3 only provides shlibs and no symbol file and the shlibs
> claim a dep on libfoo3 (>= 2.10), the system would inject a dep on
> libfoo3 >= max(2.10.2, 2.10) == 2.10.2.
So you would need to build-depend on both libfoo-dev and libfoo3?