Re: library packaging howto?
>>>>> "Josip" == Josip Rodin <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Ben> The short is:
Ben> .so.1 and .so.1.0.0 go into libblah1 .so and .a and .h files
Ben> go into libblah-dev (optional) debugging-enabled .a goes into
Ben> Your numbers may vary.
Josip> I think I saw somewhere a library that did not have
Josip> libblah.so as an actual file, but a symlink to
Josip> libblah.1.0.0 (which was a file, of course :) Is it
Josip> possible, and what to do then?
Ack! I'm sorry.
Only the .so.1.0.0 file will be an actual file.
The .so.1 and .so files *will* be symlinks.
Josip> Also, libblah1 goes to libs section, and -dev and -dbg into
Josip> devel section, right? If so, libfltk-dev is misplaced.
Josip> FWIW I'd like -devs in libs section.
There isn't policy (unfortunately) but yes, that's the accepted
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