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Re: [Committed] README: Document that tools and libraries should be upgraded together.
- From: Jan Kratochvil <jan dot kratochvil at redhat dot com>
- To: elfutils-devel at lists dot fedorahosted dot org
- Date: Mon, 04 Nov 2013 15:26:39 +0100
- Subject: Re: [Committed] README: Document that tools and libraries should be upgraded together.
On Mon, 04 Nov 2013 15:24:46 +0100, Mark Wielaard wrote:
> +- although the public libraries (libasm, libdw) have a stable API and are
> + backwards ABI compatbile they, and the elfutils tools, do depend on each
> + others internals, and on internals of libelf to provide their interfaces.
> + So they should always be upgraded in lockstep when packaging the tools
> + and libraries separately. For one example of how to do that, see the
> + config/elfutils.spec.