Re: How to deal with meaningless SOVERSION bumps from upstream?
- Date: Tue, 19 Mar 2019 18:49:39 +0100
- From: Bernd Zeimetz <bernd@xxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: How to deal with meaningless SOVERSION bumps from upstream?
On 3/19/19 2:25 AM, Mo Zhou wrote:
> Hello guys,
> I'm talking about the src:double-conversion package (popcon >= 70k),
> and a choice for the post-Buster stage.
> The upstream doesn't follow semantic versioning convention at all.
> Recently they have changed the SOVERSION to 3:
> But that doesn't imply any ABI or API change.
> IIRC their last major version bump was merely due to directory layout
Did you actually try to talk to upstream?
That should be the first thing to do....
Bernd Zeimetz Debian GNU/Linux Developer
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