*.la files in xorg* packages

Arkadiusz Miskiewicz arekm at maven.pl
Mon May 30 19:45:53 CEST 2011

On Monday 30 of May 2011, Tomasz Pala wrote:
> While updating my system I've noticed that xorg* packages still got
> *.la files, while they all got *.pc as well.
> Are there any other (not discussed before) reasons not to remove them?
> Having *.pc was the main rule allowing to do this.

No one was brave enough to rebuild all dependencies on ftp.pld- which would be 
required if la were dropped.

Arkadiusz Miśkiewicz        PLD/Linux Team
arekm / maven.pl            http://ftp.pld-linux.org/

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