Bug#620932: libparagui1.1: Please stop installing la-file in dev-package (Policy 10.2)

Andreas Moog amoog at ubuntu.com
Tue Apr 5 05:43:59 UTC 2011

Package: libparagui1.1
Version: 1.1.8-3
Severity: normal
Tags: patch
User: ubuntu-devel at lists.ubuntu.com
Usertags: origin-ubuntu natty ubuntu-patch

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In Ubuntu, the attached patch was applied to achieve the following:

  * debian/*-dev.install: Don't install la-file (Policy 10.2)

libparagui1.1 ships libtool la files in dev packages. They can simply be
removed since thay are not refered to from other packages.

See: http://wiki.debian.org/ReleaseGoals/LAFileRemoval

Thanks for considering the patch.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers natty
  APT policy: (500, 'natty')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.38-7-generic (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
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