packaging a static library

Patrice Dumas pertusus at
Wed Dec 30 22:04:58 UTC 2009

On Wed, Dec 30, 2009 at 04:42:35PM -0500, Tom spot Callaway wrote:
> FWIW, I'm pretty sure this is not against current Fedora policies,
> assuming that the libtommath maintainer signs off on it and there is no
> conflict between the two packages.

Indeed, it is just a compat library (and I think that having a rightly 
packaged static library alongside wouldn't be bad). Nothing in fedora, 
however, should link against it, that would be against the guidelines, 
and also not very fedora-like.


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