Re: how to get libX*.la ?
2006. június 20. 01:40,
Michael Biebl <firstname.lastname@example.org>
-> LeVA <email@example.com>,Debian-User:
> LeVA wrote:
> > Hi!
> > I'm trying to compile a software which needs a lot of libX*.la files.
> > Which package(s) contains these files? (I thought the -dev packages does)
> In unstable (Xorg 7) all *.la files were removed from the X *-dev
> packages. libtool *.la files were the cause for many problems
> (wrong/long dependency lists, making library transitions harder) and are
> superseded by pkg-config files.
Is filing a bug report for the software which I'm trying to compile a sane
reaction from me? Is this a developer's "fault" that it searches for the *.la
files, or is there something I should do about this?