pkg-config-0.21, Requires.private items Required even when not
rdieter at math.unl.edu
Wed Jan 24 05:53:19 PST 2007
Tom Parker wrote:
> Rex Dieter wrote:
>>> Shouldn't Libs.private and Requires.private be ignored and not be
>>> used when/if one doesn't use
>>> $ pkg-config --static
>> Searching bugzilla, found this issue to be already reported,
>> with patch supplied. Sadly, the original report is over a year old.
> Requires.private is also needed for --cflags, as the library headers for
> package foo often require the headers for bar (indeed, that's half the
> point of Requires.private).
If foo (always) requires headers from bar, then shouldn't it use
I thought the purpose of *.private is for items required for static linking?
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