Re: libjasper in Stretch
- Date: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:49:55 +0200
- From: Sven Hartge <sven@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: libjasper in Stretch
David Griffith <dave@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Mon, 27 Mar 2017, Sven Hartge wrote:
>> David Griffith <dave@xxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> I also saw this
>>> https://packages.qa.debian.org/j/jasper/news/20170212T221713Z.html, which
>>> suggests that the original maintainer has stepped back up. In any case, I
>>> should perhaps convert my code from using Jasper to using OpenJPEG. But
>>> then I notice that there is no libopenjpeg5-dev in Stretch to go along
>>> with libopenjpeg5. Is this just temporary?
>> Umm, openjpeg has also been removed from Stretch/Testing and Unstable
>> See https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/openjpeg and https://tracker.debian.org/news/791076
>> It has been replaced by openjpeg2:
> Okay, now I see it. Why is the package named "openjp2-7" instead of
> "openjpeg2-7"? It seems to me that the latter would be easier to find.
Because the library is called "libopenjp2.so.7":
Why is the library named like that? You have to ask upstream about
that. I smell a SO name conflict in there somewhere.
> Why is/was there a "libopenjpeg5" package?
Was: because it was the name of the library in the past. Debian Jessie
is the last Version of Debian containing both libopenjpeg2 and
Is: There is not, at least in Testing and Unstable. If you still have the
package, then maybe because you have libavcodec-ffmpeg56 or libavcodec56
installed, both still depend on it.
Sigmentation fault. Core dumped.