Suggestion: pkg-config supplies a pkg-config.pc file

Tollef Fog Heen tfheen at
Wed Aug 16 12:29:47 PDT 2006

* Tollef Fog Heen 

| | One solution would be for pkg-config to supply a pkg-config.pc file,
| | enabling every .pc to handle its own pkg-config version compatibility
| | requirements. For example, libbar.pc would list:
| |   Requires: pkg-config >= 0.18
| This has been suggested a few times before for various reasons, I just
| haven't gotten around to actually doing anything about it, though.

This has now been implemented.  Note that pkg-config doesn't actually
ship a pkg-config.pc file, it's compiled in to pkg-config itself.

Tollef Fog Heen                                                        ,''`.
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