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Re: obsoleting shlibs - what's the plan
On Thu, Mar 27, 2008 at 12:25:24AM +0000, Michael van Elst wrote:
> All this only happens, when you do an upgrade to the base system.
> In my experience I have to rebuild many packages (i.e _all_ due to
> very limited update handling in pkgsrc) after I upgrade the base
> system to another release. Now you have to do it also when you upgrade
> a -current system after a large subsystem was changed. I don't consider
> this a problem or even worth this discussion.
I beg to differ... breaking backwards compatibility for old binaries
*is* a problem.
David A. Holland
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