Accepted xorg 6.8.2-11 (source)
siretart at gmail.com
Sun Jul 10 13:16:43 CDT 2005
Hi Developers, hy Daniel,
We MOTU's have some questions about how to specify correctly build
depends in universe, but I think this discussion affects also an
This is the Message from Katie with the relevant change (I think):
On 5/17/05, Daniel Stone <daniel.stone at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> Date: Wed, 6 Apr 2005 12:20:33 +1000
> Source: xorg
> xorg (6.8.2-11) breezy; urgency=low
> * Death by a thousand cuts: the road to X11R7 begins here.
> * gcc4 transition: change xlibmesa-glu to libglu1-xorg, ditto -dbg, and
> xlibmesa-glu-dev to libglu-dev-xorg.
How are OpenGL applications supposed to specify their build depends on
GL and GLU headers? There are quite a lot of packages universe which
FTBFS because xlibmesa-glu has been renamed. I see that build
depending on libglu-dev-xorg seems to provide both GL and GLU headers,
so many packages will build again.
But I don't know if that will not change in future again. So I'd like
to know, what is the most robust way of specifying a build dependency
on GL headers? And how for GLU headers? Is there some way to specify
them in a way that the package will build in ubuntu as on debian
autobuilders? (Yes, I'm maintaining also an opengl app in debian, and
I'd like to keep them in sync).
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