Re: debmake's dh_shlibdeps generates a dependency on the package that has the deps
Yves Arrouye wrote:
I'm at loss: dh_shlibdeps generates a self-dependency for my library
package. I'm surprised because dh_makeshlibs generated a shlibs file w/ all
the right things for my package, yet dh_shlibdeps adds a self-dependency in
my package's libicu16.substvars.
Any idea how to get rid of that? I tried copying libicu16/DEBIAN/shlibs to
debian/libicu16.shlibs but that doesn't help. My package is
libicu16-126.96.36.199-20001013-1 and I get a dependency on libicu16 (>= 188.8.131.52)
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IIRC, this a known bug on dpkg-shlibdeps (around which dh_shlibdeps is a
I have also heard that it is fixed in the CVS version of dpkg
Frank aka Myth