[Fedora-packaging] Ada packages

Orion Poplawski orion at cora.nwra.com
Tue Feb 12 16:46:07 UTC 2008

Tom "spot" Callaway wrote:
> On Mon, 2008-02-11 at 13:45 -0700, Orion Poplawski wrote:
>> The latest release of plplot includes Ada bindings.  The Ada development 
>> files are installed in:
>> /usr/lib/ada/adalib/plplotadad/ (*.ali)
>> and
>> /usr/share/ada/adainclude/plplotadad/ (*.ads and *.adb)
>> The PLplot project are following the recommendations made here:
>> http://www.ada-france.org/debian/debian-ada-policy.html
> Keep in mind that a lot of the debian packaging policies aren't terribly
> useful to us because Debian has no concept of multilib. So, where debian
> just dumps anything arch specific in /usr/lib, we want to use
> %{_libdir}.

Sorry, that should have read %{_libdir}.  The plplot package already 
does that.

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