FS#73473 - [usbredir] Provide libusbredirhost.so and libusbredirparser.so

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Brett Cornwall (ainola) - Sunday, 23 January 2022, 14:44 GMT
Last edited by Buggy McBugFace (bugbot) - Saturday, 25 November 2023, 20:03 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages
Status Closed
Assigned To Anatol Pomozov (anatolik)
Architecture All
Severity Very Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Please add provides=(libusbredirhost.so libusbredirparser.so) to the PKGBUILD so that they may be referenced as dependencies.

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Closed by  Buggy McBugFace (bugbot)
Saturday, 25 November 2023, 20:03 GMT
Reason for closing:  Moved
Additional comments about closing:  https://gitlab.archlinux.org/archlinux/p ackaging/packages/usbredir/issues/1
Comment by Anatol Pomozov (anatolik) - Wednesday, 16 February 2022, 17:02 GMT
Please provide more information what are you trying to do here
Comment by Brett Cornwall (ainola) - Wednesday, 16 February 2022, 19:43 GMT
You can see it documented here at:

See https://wiki.archlinux.org/title/Arch_package_guidelines#Package_relations



AFAIK it's not policed and no heads will go rolling by using the traditional package names for dependencies, but general future of packaging is to provide/depend on shared objects rather than packages themselves.