Re: Bug#112809: marked as done (cccd: no manual page)
On Mon, 7 Jan 2002, Josip Rodin wrote:
> I think I read it in the Policy once... if the package links just to that
> one library, merely build-depending on it is fine; however, if it
> explicitely links to the others that just happen to be depended upon by that
> particular one, the other build-dependencies need to stay.
The most common way to get the library dependencies (also used in cccd) if
you link with libgtk is to use the output of "gtk-config --libs". You do
link directly with the other libraries then but it's libgtk1.2-dev's job
to ensure that the libraries you link with are available.