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Re: How to deal with meaningless SOVERSION bumps from upstream?




* Mo Zhou:

> Should I bump the SOVERSION and trigger a transition after the Buster
> release? (I think it's pointless, as it triggers pointless rebuild for
> many packages including Qt) Or ignore the upstream SOVERSION bump and
> track the changes by myself?

I've been able to convince libidn2 to revert a soname bump recently.
Maybe this would be an option for double-conversion, too?