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FS#33280 - [lockdev] shared .so missing

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Per Osbeck (perosb) - Thursday, 03 January 2013, 14:01 GMT
Last edited by György Balló (City-busz) - Wednesday, 11 September 2013, 21:17 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages
Status Closed
Assigned To Lukas Fleischer (lfleischer)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


package libcec-git is failing to compile as it seem to link to liblockdev.a and not the shared .so
there is no /lib/ and creating this symlink libcec-git compiles.

I have a updated PKGBUILD here:
which includes a patch to create a symlink (

Steps to reproduce:
install libcec-git from AUR
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Closed by  György Balló (City-busz)
Wednesday, 11 September 2013, 21:17 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  lockdev 1.0.3_1.5-3
Comment by Per Osbeck (perosb) - Thursday, 03 January 2013, 14:02 GMT Comment by Cedric Girard (Xdark) - Friday, 04 January 2013, 10:15 GMT
To solve libcec-git compilation I had to upload a modified lockdev PKGBUILD to the AUR:

Feel free to delete it when the bug is corrected in the community package.