*.la files in xorg* packages
gotar at polanet.pl
Mon May 30 19:53:52 CEST 2011
On Mon, May 30, 2011 at 19:45:53 +0200, Arkadiusz Miskiewicz 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.
Is such list sufficient?
~: ipoldek --skip-installed rsearch -r /usr/lib/libXi.la/
i.e. only these 8 packages would need rebuilding after fixing
xorg-lib-libXi, or something more is usually polluted?
Tomasz Pala <gotar at pld-linux.org>
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