Installing proto pc files in /usr/share/pkgconfig?

Alan Coopersmith alan.coopersmith at
Sun Sep 23 15:31:55 PDT 2012

On 09/23/12 07:35 PM, Matt Turner wrote:
> Hi Gaetan,
> The proto packages install their pc files in $(libdir)/pkgconfig, but
> this leads to files being installed in /usr/lib32 or /usr/lib64 when
> there's nothing ABI specific about them.
> Would it be reasonable to install them to $(prefix)/share/pkgconfig instead?

I thought we'd done that already, but it appears I just override pkgconfigdir
when doing "make install" for our packaging and forgot that was only local, not

Perhaps we were waiting to see if the long proposed proto merge ever happened?

	-Alan Coopersmith-              alan.coopersmith at
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