Re: Shared library incompatibilty and versioned build-dependencies
On 05/16/2011 01:07 AM, Matt Kraai wrote:
> I'm trying to create a new package of The Unarchiver.
I am working on this new package as well. I asked the upstream author
Dag Ågren, <email@example.com> about packaging it into Debian.
> When I build it
> in unstable, it generates the following warning and the resulting
> executables hang when run:
> /usr/bin/ld: warning: libobjc.so.2, needed by /usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-linux-gnu/4.6.1/../../../../lib/libgnustep-base.so, may conflict with libobjc.so.3
> If I build the package in testing, it links only against libobjc.so.2
> and the executables run successfully. I shouldn't upload such a
> package to the archive though, right?
> I think that this will be fixed by rebuilding gnustep-base against
> libobjc.so.3. Should I add a versioned dependency against the fixed
> version of libgnustep-base-dev to ensure that the autobuilders use the
> right version?
I have filed a bug against this problem.