[Telepathy] TelepathyQt in GSoC 2016, ABI issues
akulichalexander at gmail.com
Sat Apr 23 08:36:31 UTC 2016
On Sat, Apr 23, 2016 at 1:16 PM, Daniel Pocock <daniel at pocock.pro> wrote:
> - if the ABI is changing on each release, should TelepathyQt libs use an
> SONAME such as libtelepathy-qt4-0.9.6.so.0 ? Currently it is
> libtelepathy-qt4.so.2 - that was used for both 0.9.4 and 0.9.6 but I'm
> not sure if they are ABI compatible?
They're compatible, because there is no any client-side API changes
for a long time.
> - the libtelepathy-qt?-service.so needs to be in the packages as a
> shared object. The concerns about the stability of this API/ABI can
> probably be addressed by the SONAME proposal above.
I agreed and made the change months ago and just pushed it to the fd.o
repo. See  and .
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