Subject: Re: different version requirements for source vs. pre-built binaries?
To: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/24/2007 14:20:15
On Wed, 24 Oct 2007, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> For some packages I maintain -- claws-mail and its plug-ins -- all
> plug-ins must be compiled with the base package. However, the versions
> may or may not need to match. For example, the trayicon plug-in is at
> 3.0.1; that source can be compiled with either 3.0.1 or 3.0.2 of
> claws-mail itself. However, a binary that runs with claws-mail 3.0.2
> must have been compiled with a 3.0.2 base system. Is there any way to
> capture this in the Makefile? Or should I just bump the dependency and
> PKGREVISION for traiyicon, even though it hasn't changed?
Looks like some plugins use
and some do not. Maybe use that for all that need it.
And as applicable do:
(Not tested, just an idea ...)
Jeremy C. Reed