[ITP] glib-2.4.2-1

Gerrit P. Haase gerrit@familiehaase.de
Mon Jun 14 08:52:00 GMT 2004

Hi Yaakov,

> | http://anfaenger.de/cygwin/gtk+/glib/glib_devel-2.4.2-1.tar.bz2
> ~                                           ^
> | http://anfaenger.de/cygwin/gtk+/glib/glib_doc-2.4.2-1.tar.bz2
> ~                                           ^
> Shouldn't these be glib-devel and glib-doc with a hyphen, not an underscore?

Yes, will rename.

> Another question (or RFC): glib-1.2 and glib-2.x were made to be able to
> coexist, and calling this glib (rather than glib2) may collide with a
> (perhaps private) package of glib-1.2.  CyGnome2 has called this package
> glib2 for that reason, and some programs still use glib/gtk+-1.2 (dillo,
> gnucash, and more).  How do the linux distros deal with this?

I don't use Linux, but I think they use glib2 and gtk2 also.


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