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

Faheem Mitha faheem at email.unc.edu
Mon Mar 28 10:25:23 UTC 2011

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.

                                                            Regards, Faheem

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