[BLFS Trac] #2369: Listing libedit as dependency

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Sat May 3 11:43:10 PDT 2008

On Sat, May 3, 2008 at 9:30 AM, Randy McMurchy
<randy at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote:
> This message for -Dev archive purposes only.
>  Comment (by randy at linuxfromscratch.org):
>   Replying to [comment:5 randy at linuxfromscratch.org]:
>   > I will concur that it appears safe enough to reference the library
>   > as a valid dependency for packages that support it. And it appears
>   > there is *no* conflict whatsoever with readline.
>   >
>   > destdir/share/man/man3/editline.3
>   I stand corrected as I've discovered the above mentioned file
>   is overwritten by the editline package. Not really any big deal,
>   but for thoroughness, and the archives, I'm mentioning this.

What is that a conflict with? Readline doesn't install that file. I'd
imagine only libedit would install a man page for editline.


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