Build-depends: and Depends:
norsetto at ubuntu.com
Mon May 5 14:55:36 BST 2008
On Monday 05 May 2008 15:23:50 Cesare Falco wrote:
> I need to make my binary package depend from a particular version of a
> library, which is also needed to build the package itself.
> I thought binary dependences were inherited from building ones, but I
> see this is not the case.
> Of course I can list the library in both fields:
> Build-depends: mylibrary-dev (>= 1.2.3)
> Depends: mylibrary (>= 1.2.3)
> Even using a variable, this is ugly IMHO.
You mean dpkg-shlibdeps doesn't do this automatically in your case?
Cesare (the real one)
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