libunistring update / soname update

Dagobert Michelsen dam at
Fri Oct 16 14:32:07 CEST 2015

Hi Riccardo,

Am 16.10.2015 um 10:24 schrieb Riccardo Mottola <rmottola at>:
> Dagobert Michelsen wrote:
>> What do you want to obsolete? This is a new SONAME, hence new package name.
>> I see no obsoletion here.
> I thought the -dev package. Howver, I got no conflicts.

This is because the library just has a new soname. You are replacing the
existing -dev package, why should there be a collision? You don’t keep
the old dev-package. This would only be the case when it would be possible
to have two development versions at the same time.

Best regards

  — Dago

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