Bug#898111: gir1.2-gtk-2.0: Please install the typelibs into an arch-specific libdir

Hugh McMaster hugh.mcmaster at outlook.com
Mon May 7 11:57:00 BST 2018

Package: gir1.2-gtk-2.0
Version: 2.24.32-1
Severity: normal
Tags: patch

Dear Maintainer,

The package gir1.2-gtk2.0 is not multi-arch compatible due to the typelib
files being installed in /usr/lib/girepository-1.0.

Please install the typelib files into an arch-specific libdir, such as

The attached patch makes this change and also marks gir1.2-gtk-2.0 Multi-Arch:

Thank you

-- System Information:
Debian Release: buster/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Foreign Architectures: i386

Kernel: Linux 4.16.0-1-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_AU.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_AU.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8), LANGUAGE=en_AU:en (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)
LSM: AppArmor: enabled

Versions of packages gir1.2-gtk-2.0 depends on:
ii  gir1.2-atk-1.0        2.28.1-1
ii  gir1.2-freedesktop    1.56.1-1
ii  gir1.2-gdkpixbuf-2.0  2.36.11-2
ii  gir1.2-glib-2.0       1.56.1-1
ii  gir1.2-pango-1.0      1.42.1-1
ii  libgtk2.0-0           2.24.32-1
ii  libgtk2.0-common      2.24.32-1

gir1.2-gtk-2.0 recommends no packages.

gir1.2-gtk-2.0 suggests no packages.

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