[arch-dev-public] [signoff] libusb-0.1.12-4

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Sat Feb 20 09:22:39 EST 2010

On 21/02/10 00:18, Jan de Groot wrote:
> On Sat, 2010-02-20 at 23:40 +1000, Allan McRae wrote:
>> On 20/02/10 23:35, Jan de Groot wrote:
>>> On Sat, 2010-02-20 at 19:29 +1000, Allan McRae wrote:
>>>> Hi,
>>>> Just a rebuild to get rid of the .FILELIST file in the package.  Also
>>>> added sh as a dep for the libusb-config script and tidied the PKGBUILD a
>>>> bit.
>>> Do you have any ideas about a possible move to libusb1+libusb-compat?
>>> The 0.x version is no longer developed, and through libusb-compat,
>>> libusb1 is backwards compatible.
>> I looked at that a couple of weeks back and it seems the rebuild would
>> be rather simple.  Given a libusb1 package was added to the repos rather
>> than upsting libusb to the 1.0 branch and adding the compat package, I
>> assumed there was a reason for not doing so.  If not, we should do this
>> so create a rebuild list.
> What rebuild list? libusb-compat should be backwards compatible with
> libusb0.

Won't packages depending on libusb and which will really need 
libusb-compat need rebuilt to fix the deps?  Or would we create one 
package containing both libusb-1 + libusb-compat.


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