[arch-dev-public] Preparing for libjpeg update
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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