static libraries

Farkas Levente lfarkas at
Fri Feb 20 16:07:57 UTC 2009

Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 20, 2009 at 04:51:09PM +0100, Erik van Pienbroek wrote:
>> +1 for having both shared and static MinGW libraries.
> We'd need to have -static subpackages, as per Fedora policy.
> This is loads and loads of work which I don't intend to do myself ...

this is required for native packages not for mingw packages we can also
include this exception in mingw packaging guide. may be we can wait a
little bit when a new packaging guide will created/accepted for all of
our target platform and in this guideline add this exception too.

  Levente                               "Si vis pacem para bellum!"

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