[arch-dev-public] [signoff] libarchive 2.7.1-1
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Sat Aug 29 14:20:19 EDT 2009
On Sat, Aug 29, 2009 at 6:23 PM, Roman Kyrylych<roman.kyrylych at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Aug 28, 2009 at 01:32, Thomas Bächler<thomas at archlinux.org> wrote:
>> Upstream release, signoff please.
> Doesn't seem to break anything here.
> Signed off x86_64.
> BTW, is /usr/lib/libarchive.la really needed for something?
> Roman Kyrylych (Роман Кирилич)
it is written in the pkgbuild :
# pacman.static build fails unless we keep the libtool files (or unless we link
# the missing symbols inside the libarchive .a static lib, but that is dirty)
though pacman.static is no longer in pacman package, but afaik there
is a pacman-static package on aur.
it seems there are also a few other packages depending on libarchive,
and I don't know about them. But I don't think doing static build is
the common case.
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