I've seen "unknown substitution variable ${shlibs:Depends}" many times
building Debian packages but I can't recall that it's ever caused an issue.
I think you're probably okay to ignore that one, it's a message burped by
the packaging process but shouldn't affect the binaries themselves.

cheers,
Klaus

On Sat, Feb 3, 2018 at 9:15 AM, Jason Guy <j...@cumulusnetworks.com> wrote:

> Hi folks. I was working on getting the 1.3 debian package build tested.
> There are a few errors in the debian git repo that I need to get fixed, but
> I am trying to help the maintainer keep the kea package up to date, and
> hopefully stay that way.
>
> In my latest build, I see a few warnings, and I was not sure if these are
> something I should file a bug for, or simply ignore under Debian. None of
> these cause a problem, but I want to verify these will not be an issue:
>
> dpkg-shlibdeps: warning: package could avoid a useless dependency if
> debian/kea-common/usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libkea-dhcpsrv.so.8.0.0 was
> not linked against libz.so.1 (it uses none of the library's symbols)
>
> dpkg-shlibdeps: warning: package could avoid a useless dependency if
> debian/kea-common/usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/hooks/libdhcp_lease_cmds.so
> debian/kea-common/usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libkea-dhcp_ddns.so.1.0.2
> debian/kea-common/usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libkea-process.so.1.0.0
> debian/kea-common/usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/libkea-dhcpsrv.so.8.0.0 were
> not linked against libkea-cfgclient.so.4 (they use none of the library's
> symbols)
>    dh_installdeb -O-B
>    dh_gencontrol -O-B
>
> dpkg-gencontrol: warning: Depends field of package kea-dev: unknown
> substitution variable ${shlibs:Depends}
>    dh_md5sums -O-B
>    dh_builddeb -O-B
>
> This last one is a little strange. I am not entirely why the kea-dev
> package would not have any shared library dependencies. This may be a
> Debian specific thing... Anyhow, looking for any help/advice on these.
>
> Thanks,
> Jason
>
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