Re: Dependency bump for GGZ

On Mon, Jan 19, 2009 at 5:41 AM, Josselin Mouette <joss debian org> wrote:
> Le dimanche 18 janvier 2009 à 14:52 -0600, Jason D. Clinton a écrit :
>> On Sun, Jan 18, 2009 at 1:41 PM, Jason D. Clinton <me jasonclinton com> wrote:
>> > Gnome Games has bumped the GGZ dependency from 0.0.14 to 0.99.5 due to
>> > this library breaking API. It appears that no distro. (at least Debian
>> > and Fedora) has decided to do versioned soname for libggz so we are
>> > forced bump dependency to continue to be able to build in these
>> > distros. See bug #551455.
>> >
>> > I'll take the liberty of updating l.g.o
>> As an addendum, upstream is really unhappy with the soname situation
>> in both Debian and Fedora. If upstream can manage to get either of
>> these to revert the change to 0.99.5 or make it a soname bump instead,
>> Gnome Games will revert to 0.0.14. I'll update this list as I hear
>> more.
> For the record, if the soname has not changed between the two while the
> ABI is broken, this is a clear violation of our policy so we'll have no
> trouble to get it changed.

Alright, Gnome Games is reverted to 0.0.14. Updating all the relevant
pages. Fedora will have to revert their rawhide version to continue to

Bump retracted.

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