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Bug#21884: marked as done (libc6-dev: relative links between top-level dirs)

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Package: libc6-dev
Version: 2.0.7pre1-4
Severity: important

Many symlinks from /usr/lib/ to /lib/ are relative.  This may break
installations where /usr/ is on a mounted partition.

>From upgrading-checklist.text.gz:

    - Updated section 3.3.5 Symbolic links:
      + symbolic links within a toplevel directory should be relative,
        symbolic links between toplevel directories should be absolute
        (cf., Policy Weekly Issue#6, topic 2)

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