Proposal to (formally/easily) allowing multiple versions of the same library installable

Andrew Haley aph at
Fri Feb 20 16:54:08 UTC 2015

On 02/16/2015 04:17 PM, Ralf Corsepius wrote:
> I don't buy this argument wrt. Fedora.
> Fedora is a rapid moving, forward looking distro, in which such 
> regressions should be fixed and not be worked around by compat-libs.

That rather assumes that the only use for Fedora libraries is running
programs that are part of Fedora rather than programs that a user
installs from elsewhere.  While this may be true, it's not necessarily
a good thing.


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