lehmann at ans-netz.de
Sat Jan 22 14:48:56 CET 2005
Brian J. Tarricone wrote:
> hi all,
> i have an idea... not sure if it's worth the work, but i thought i'd put
> it out there. in light of all the problems with people upgrading, and
> trying to use parallel stable and CVS, do we perhaps want to start
> versioning the filenames of our libs a bit better?
> ideally, we'd be doing something like "libxfcegui-4.3.so",
Let's take libxfce4util.so.1. You would rename it to libxfceutil-4.3.so
right? And when 4.4 comes out, you have to recompile everything, because
the old 4.3 lib is gone, and the new one is named libxfceutil-4.4.so? Even
if the libraries API didn't changed? That would be really bad!
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