RFC: Soname in rpm name

Aurelien Bompard gauret at free.fr
Tue Jan 25 13:44:41 UTC 2005

seth vidal wrote:
> Right but the problem is this.
> sometimes, when I know a dep a package needs i'll request it too. 
> so instead of:
>  yum install rdiff-backup
> I'll run:
>  yum install rdiff-backup librsync
> So, I've requested it - but only b/c I know it's a dep.

I don't think many people do that, only those that know what is required by
what. Besides, since you've added manually on install, you'll probably add
it manually on removal, won't you ? So there will be no lib leftover.

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