Proposal to (formally/easily) allowing multiple versions of the same library installable
kevin.kofler at chello.at
Mon Feb 16 15:12:36 UTC 2015
Christopher Meng wrote:
> Maintaining several version of the same library is not easy as you think,
> basically once a developer wants to install version X while then another
> people want to deploy things based on version Y, how to crack this nut?
> You can't just care about runtime.
Then you need to patch one or the other package to work with the same
version. Only if that is not possible, a compatibility library can be
considered. But we should always first try to make everything work with the
same version (if possible, the newer one).
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