On Tue, 16 Jul 2019, Neal Gompa wrote:
Indeed. And in this particular case we already do mostly what Fedora (or Debian for the matter) does re static libs: namely put them into their own package or into the -devel package. (I.e. not what Dan thought Fedora does).
Actually, Debian *doesn’t* generally split them out anymore.
Meh, knowledge becomes obsolete so quickly ;-) (And, of course, meh, Debian, what are you thinking?!)