[Gábor Gombás] Bug#564566: libkadm5clnt7: SONAME conflict with Heimdal

Tim Mooney mooney at dogbert.cc.ndsu.nodak.edu
Mon Jan 11 17:07:01 EST 2010

In regard to: Re: [Gábor Gombás] Bug#564566: libkadm5clnt7: SONAME conflict...:

>> I agree with this as well.  If we add something like _mit, I think
>> minimal coordination is needed.  If we split the natural numbers, more
>> coordination is required.
> I have seen a mailing list posting that claimed that non-numeric
> SONAME suffixes cause problems for libtool; I have not confirmed this,
> and for that matter, it may no longer be a problem.

How much pain would it cause developers if the SONAME was
libkadm5clnt-mit.so.<N> instead of libkadm5clnt.so.<N>_mit?

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