Elan Ruusamäe glen at pld-linux.org
Tue Jul 2 11:09:37 CEST 2013

On 02.07.2013 07:41, Jakub Bogusz wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 01, 2013 at 10:41:02PM +0200, Lukasz Kies wrote:
>> 2013/6/30 Lukasz Glebicki <lukaszgl at post.pl>
>>> Could someone explain why libgettextpo.so.0 is not in main gettext package but
>>> it is as ghost in -devel?
>> Hi,
>> According to git blame, libgettextpo.so.*.*.* is in -devel since 10
>> years now, and ghosted symlink libgettextpo.so.0 since 5 years.
>> Authors are qboosh and glen - hope it helps :)
>> It looks like in main package we have tool itself, in -devel libs and
>> other shared files.
> If some of shared libgettext* are useful outside gettext tools
> themselves, then create %package libs with libgettextlib, libgettextsrc and
> libgettextpo.
i would like to have .po manipulation tools in a package without -devel 
dependency, so i could run xgettext but not to install gcc and dependencies


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