Re: [HOWTO?] Splitting one upstream package into several .debs
Josip Rodin wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 11, 1999 at 12:19:26PM -0800, Sudhakar Chandrasekharan wrote:
> > W: libaspell0: non-dev-pkg-with-shlib-symlink usr/lib/libaspell.so.0.0.0
> > usr/lib/libaspell.so
> > usr/lib/libaspell.so.0.0.0
> > usr/lib/libaspell.so -> libaspell.so.0.0.0
> Simply, make this libaspell.so go into the libaspell-dev package.
> How to do it "the right way" I don't know, but simple rming and lning
> would do the trick.
But I want to build a total of four packages - aspell (containing the
binaries), libaspell0 (containing the libraries), libaspell-dev (containing
the header files) and aspell-doc (containg the documentation).
Do you think I should just build three packages instead - aspell (binaries
+ shared libraries), libaspell-dev (headers + static libraries) and
aspell-doc (containg the documentation) ?
> > And (sorry to ask a really stupid Q) why is it
> > libaspell.so.0.0.0 and not libaspell.so.0.26.2 ?
> Was it .0.26.2 before?
No. I was just wondering whether it should be .so.0.26.2 .
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