[arch-dev-public] Preparing for libjpeg update

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Tue Jun 23 06:07:47 EDT 2009

Thomas Bächler wrote:
> Allan McRae schrieb:
>> Hi all,
>> This weekend should see the release of the first update for libjpeg 
>> in several years.  Everything remains API compatible so this should 
>> be just a simple rebuild...  of 130 packages from [extra].
> Are you sure the ABI/soname actually changes? That would be quite a mess.

Definitely an soname change: libjpeg.so.62.0.0 to libjpeg.so.7.0.0.  The 
62 to 7 change is deliberate...  Not surprising given that last release 
was in March 1998.



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