[packagekit] PK glib vs PK glib2

Anders F Björklund afb at algonet.se
Tue Nov 24 07:36:34 PST 2009

Zhu, Peter J:

> I do see PK glib2 is one of the most significant changes or  
> features for 0.6.x. But I have some foolish questions here, I might  
> need more history info.
> Even 0.4.X like 0.4.7 has asked for glib-2.0 in configure.ac, so  
> what does those 0.4.X PK ask for glib-2.0?

In PackageKit, "glib" means glib 2.0.14+ and "glib2" means 2.0.22+

Some distros don't have "glib2" yet, such as FreeBSD and Slackware.


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