*-static (was: packages: cairo/cairo-link.patch ...)

Michael Shigorin mike at osdn.org.ua
Wed Sep 8 10:05:43 CEST 2010

On Wed, Sep 08, 2010 at 09:23:49AM +0200, Tomasz Pala wrote:
> Or maybe building *-static _should_ require -static and not only -devel?


> In short: instead removing I've suggested repackaging into *-static,
> just because in contrary to other distros we support this kind of build.

In ALT Linux ( :)) ), we do have some *-devel-static packages and
they do buildrequire corresponding static subpackages for what
they use to build (or more precisely, to statically link against).

buildreq is a nice tool:

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