packages: cairo/cairo-link.patch, cairo/cairo.spec - 1.10.0 - merged from d...

Tomasz Pala gotar at
Sat Sep 18 14:00:01 CEST 2010

On Sat, Sep 18, 2010 at 12:00:50 +0200, Patryk Zawadzki wrote:

> Did anyone check what is the policy for other distros?

I did and put it here - RTFA.

In short: no .la files are packaged and no static builds are supported
(means removing *-static subpackages).

>> - remove *.la only for libraries with proper pkgconfig support, keep the
>>  rest in -devel
> That's just a partial workaround.

I'd like to believe that most important libs should have .pc, so this
could be a good start point. As for the rest we could simply drop static
and remove .la.

>> - remove all library *.la and -static packages
> I'd like to drop -static from all the desktop packages. We only build
> it for the sake of having it.


Tomasz Pala <gotar at>

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