On Wed, 2006-05-24 at 12:15 -0400, Bill Nottingham wrote:
Tomasz Kłoczko (kloczek(a)zie.pg.gda.pl) said:
> Dnia 24-05-2006, śro o godzinie 03:54 -0400, Build System napisał(a):
> > fribidi-0.10.7-3
> > ----------------
> > * Tue May 23 2006 Caolan McNamara <caolanm(a)redhat.com> 0.10.7-3
> > - rh#192669# clearly I didn't actually get around to basing fribidi-config
> > of pkg-config output
> Instead fixing all <foo>-config scripts better will be remove them all
> and move all <foo> lib detections to use pkgconfig.
> This allow strip down entrophy on this area instead enlarging ..
That would require patching all *upstream* users of library <foo>
to change their configury, which could involve redoing all of their
auto* files. It's not a 'small' amount of work.
In many cases, it's
trivial to add pkgconfig files (if upstream doesn't)
and to rewrite <pkg>-config scripts as wrappers to pkgconfig.
Whether this makes sense and has a long term perspective, are different