On Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 22:07:36 +1000, Mark Purcell wrote:
> The undefined symbol is caused by an API change in libkipi.
> As compatibility is maintained, kphotoalbum and gwenview work correctly with
> the all versions of libkipi0. However digikam requires libkipi0 >= 1.6.1.
> I see two options for resolution:
> 1. Tighten the shlibs libkipi0 (>= 0.1.6-1), upload libkipi0_0.1.6-2 then
> binNMU digikam, or
> 2. Bump soname - say libkipi0deb_0.1.6-2, process through NEW, then binNMU
> digikam, kphotoalbum and gwenview.
> Which option would you prefer for lenny?
If (binary) compatibility is maintained, then 2 doesn't make any sense…
SONAME bumps are only needed for incompatible ABI changes.
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