[packman] Packman allegro conflicts with openSUSE 11.3 liballeg4_4

Cristian Morales Vega cmorve69 at yahoo.es
Fri Dec 17 17:42:26 CET 2010

2010/12/17 Toni <toni at links2linux.de>:
> Am Freitag, 17. Dezember 2010 schrieb todd rme:
>> I am not sure how your buildservice is set up, but at least in the
>> normal one it is possible to simply mirror the versions of packages
>> from the official repos.  For allegro this would make your games
>> automatically compatible with the openSUSE games repo.  But I am not
>> sure this is possible with a third-party buildservice.  At the very
>> least copying their version seems like a good idea.
> Feel free to patch the games against the new allegro libs, any help is
> welcome.

There should not be any problems with Allegro 4.4. It changed the
soname because of some minor things, but it was basically a bugfix
release + some extra libraries. I don't know of a single game that
failed to build with the update in the OBS. It could even be that the
API is 100% compatible.

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