Bug#810413: garmindev: please switch to libusb 1.0

Sebastiaan Couwenberg sebastic at xs4all.nl
Fri Jan 8 19:04:01 UTC 2016

On 08-01-16 19:36, Aurelien Jarno wrote:
> garmindev has a build-depends on libusb-dev. A few years ago upstream
> has released a new major version libusb 1.0 with a different API which
> aims to fix design deficiencies with USB 2.0 and 3.0 in mind.
> The old libusb 0.1 package is not supported upstream anymore and should
> be considered deprecated.
> If garmindev supports the new libusb 1.0 library, please consider
> switching the build-depends from libusb-dev to libusb-1.0-0-dev. If not
> please inform upstream that porting the software to the new API is
> recommended.

garmindev is no longer developed upstream, so it's better to just drop
this package and update qlandkartegt to not Recommend it any more.

Kind Regards,


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