cvs commit: src Makefile.inc1 UPDATING src/cddl/lib Makefile src/cddl/usr.bin Makefile src/cddl/usr.sbin Makefile src/lib Makefile src/lib/libkse Makefile src/lib/libkse/arch/amd64 src/lib/libkse/arch/amd64/amd64 ...

Alexander Leidinger Alexander at
Fri Oct 12 01:28:12 PDT 2007

Quoting Daniel Eischen <deischen at> (from Thu, 11 Oct 2007  
16:01:26 -0400 (EDT)):

> On Thu, 11 Oct 2007, David O'Brien wrote:
>> On Thu, Oct 11, 2007 at 03:47:24PM -0400, Daniel Eischen wrote:
>>> Whatever happened to renumbering all symbol versioned libraries
>>> to libfoo.0?  Or even libfoo.0.0.  The whole point of symbol
>>> versioning is that we don't need to bump library versions
>>> for ABI breakage.
>> That's what I'd like to see happen (so.0 => symboled lib).  Ken felt it
>> was too be late to do for 7.0.
>> But if we do it for 8.0, we'd have to have a compat7x port which put
>> symlinks in place.  So the upgrade path is a little rougher than we
>> should have for symboled libs.  Thus we won't get the symboled libs done
>> painlessly right.
> Ugh, that's awful.  We should do it now and be done with it if
> we are going to do it at all...

Why do we need to change the number at all? Can't we stay at the  
current number and let it like this "forever"?


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