[Development] Removing libudev dependency from binary packages?

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Tue Oct 22 08:09:58 CEST 2013

On terça-feira, 22 de outubro de 2013 06:05:13, Hausmann Simon wrote:
> I think the problem is shipping binaries that accommodate the fact that
> every distro ships libudev in a different major version. That means you
> can't reliably use dynamic linking


There are two major versions of libudev in use in major distros: libudev.so.0 
and libudev.so.1. The new one has been in use for about a year, so we can 
expect the need to support both versions for the next few years of builds.

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel Open Source Technology Center
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