libunistring update / soname update

Dagobert Michelsen dam at
Thu Oct 15 17:11:03 CEST 2015

Hi Ricardo,

Am 15.10.2015 um 15:53 schrieb Riccardo Mottola <rmottola at>:
> Dagobert Michelsen wrote:
>> This happens when people don’t understand the soname versioning:
>>> May I update the package without issues? or would you suggest a respin of the older? I don't want to cause havoc.
>>> I would also rename the packahe from libunistring0 to libunistring2 of course.
>> Always look for reverse deps! It is just Guild, so just respin.
> wait - I intended "respin" to rebuld the current version.
> Do you mean that or should I proceed to make a libunistring2 package?

Just bump to libunistring2.

> I suppose that in that case I also need to make a "obsoletes", right?

What do you want to obsolete? This is a new SONAME, hence new package name.
I see no obsoletion here.

Best regards

  — Dago

"You don't become great by trying to be great, you become great by wanting to do something,
and then doing it so hard that you become great in the process." - xkcd #896

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