[Pkg-crosswire-devel] Libsword - utils, examples, test and bindings

Dmitrijs Ledkovs dmitrij.ledkov at gmail.com
Fri Apr 10 10:27:25 BST 2009

2009/4/10 Eeli Kaikkonen <eekaikko at mail.student.oulu.fi>:
> dmitrij.ledkov at gmail.com wrote:
>> Heya again
>> = utils =
>> I've looked how libicu is packaged (C/C++ unicode handling library).
>> And their utils (small binary utilities) and examples are packaged as part
>> of the -dev package. This actually makes sense. Majority of the users only
>> want the shared library and nothing else to run their GUI front-ends. Shall
>> we move all utitilies to the -dev package and remove diatheke package?
> On the other hand, some people may want command line tools but not dev
> package. I suggest the dev package includes those things which are needed
> only by frontend developers. The lib package should include either only the
> library or also the command line tools (diatheke, install mgr, index
> builder). If the command line tools are not in the lib package they should
> have their own sword-tools package.
> --Eeli Kaikkonen

Thanks for your input. Mailing list please see reply from Eeli above.

With best regards

Dmitrijs Ledkovs (for short Dima),
Ледков Дмитрий Юрьевич

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