Bug#619530: ffmpeg: backport of 4:0.6.1-5 from unstable produces WARNING: library configuration mismatch

Reinhard Tartler siretart at tauware.de
Mon Mar 28 10:33:38 UTC 2011

On Mon, Mar 28, 2011 at 12:25:23 (CEST), Faheem Mitha wrote:

> On Mon, 28 Mar 2011, Fabian Greffrath wrote:
>> Am 28.03.2011 12:13, schrieb Faheem Mitha:
>>> According to the ffmpeg developers, this reflects a mismatch of
>>> versions. Assuming they are correct, and this is not just blowing
>>> smoke, then my feeling is that this is caused by insufficiently tight
>>> package dependencies, so my suggestion would be to track it down,
>>> though this would probably be a comparatively difficult and thankless
>>> task even if successful.
>> This warning does not occur on a clean Debian unstable system, so it
>> is clearly caused by a version mismatch on your system. If you have
>> already removed all obsolete library packages that are not version
>> 4:0.6.1-5, as I told you, I do not have any idea what else could cause
>> this warning.
> Yes, I've removed all packages you told me to remove.
> In that case, feel free to close the bug. I still think the version
> mismatch should not occur with sufficiently tight dependencies, but I
> also don't think it would be time usefully spent to try to track it
> down. Sorry for the noise.

I'd prefer to use this bug for tracking my proposed change to disable
the warning and close it when the package with this change enters Debian

Reinhard Tartler, KeyID 945348A4

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