On Sat, Oct 23, 2010 at 01:36:09PM -0300, Felipe Sateler wrote:
> I'm not happy with the way currently we need to add alternative
> build-depends on the different libjack implementations. Possible ways
> out of this problem:
> 1. Make all jack implementations provide: libjack-dev. This leaves us
> with unversionable build-depends.
> 2. Create a new virtual package, like we did with the binary. This
> means many sourceful uploads.
> 3. Create a dummy package libjack-dev that depends on the default
> implementation, but allows libjack2 or any other future
> implementation. Could eventually allow versioned depends, although
> with a weird version number.
> I'm not quite sure losing the versioning is bad... supposedly jack
Given that we're in freeze, I'd go for 1. I actually went for it:
So this basically boils down to a new upload and a freeze exception.
Unless there's really a need to discuss this in detail, I'd simply
upload the new version today.
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