[Mageia-discuss] Removing .la files?

Pascal Terjan pterjan at gmail.com
Fri May 6 00:22:58 CEST 2011

On Thu, May 5, 2011 at 23:07, Olivier Blin <mageia at blino.org> wrote:
> Pascal Terjan <pterjan at gmail.com> writes:
>>> So, if they're mostly causing trouble, are there any reasons to keep
>>> .la files in Mageia?
>> Well they are mostly needed in static-devel, the only other case I
>> remember needing them many years ago was some kde plugins
>> I have always removed them when packaging non static libraries
> Why should they be needed in static-devel?
> Isn't Libs.private from pkgconfig files enough?

Yes for things using pkgconfig

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