Your message dated Sun, 06 Feb 2011 16:09:49 +0100
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and subject line Re: Bug#611579: libavformat52: broke ABI without SONAME change
has caused the Debian Bug report #611579,
regarding Provide proper upgrade path for mplayer rc3
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Package: libavformat52
Version: 4:0.6.1-2
Severity: serious
Justification: 8

user@host:~ $ gmplayer
gmplayer: relocation error: gmplayer: symbol codec_wav_tags, version 
LIBAVFORMAT_52 not defined in file with link time reference
user@host:~ $ dpkg -l mplayer-gui
ii  mplayer-gui                  2:1.0~rc3++final.dfsg1-1     movie player for 
Unix-like systems

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.32-5-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=fr_LU.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=fr_LU.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages libavformat52 depends on:
ii  libavcodec52            4:0.6.1-2        ffmpeg codec library
ii  libavutil50             4:0.6.1-2        ffmpeg utility library
ii  libbz2-1.0              1.0.5-6          high-quality block-sorting file co
ii  libc6                   2.11.2-7         Embedded GNU C Library: Shared lib
ii  librtmp0                2.3-2            toolkit for RTMP streams (shared l
ii  zlib1g                  1: compression library - runtime

libavformat52 recommends no packages.

libavformat52 suggests no packages.

-- no debconf information

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Version: 4:0.6.1-3

On Mon, Jan 31, 2011 at 23:20:00 (CET), Julien Cristau wrote:

> reassign 611579 libavformat52 4:0.6.1-2
> kthxbye
> On Mon, Jan 31, 2011 at 06:54:11 +0100, Reinhard Tartler wrote:
>> mplayer is using internals of libavformat which have been renamed. This
>> particular symbol is now called 'ff_codec_wav_tags', but there are also
>> other ones. Upgrading to mplayer rc4 will fix this issue.
>> Still, a proper breaks field needs to be added to the ffmpeg package for
>> ensuring proper partial upgrades. thanks for reporting this.
> So that needs to be handled in libavformat e.g. by changing the package
> name, reassigning back.

Fixed in the latest upload, unfortunately forgotten in debian/changelog

Reinhard Tartler, KeyID 945348A4

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