[Fedora-packaging] .so files in main package for python packages

Alexandre Oliva aoliva at redhat.com
Thu Oct 5 05:27:43 UTC 2006

On Sep 10, 2006, Jesse Keating <jkeating at redhat.com> wrote:

> On Sunday 10 September 2006 09:11, Jesse Keating wrote:
>> Only .so SYMLINKS should be in the -devel package, the symlinks that are
>> made to the actual libraries that would be in the main package.

> Whoops, that's not quite right I think...  That's the general idea but I'm 
> sure there are exceptions.

The exception I'm aware of is when the .so name is used for dlopening.

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