libXfont version inconsistency ?

Enrico Weigelt weigelt at
Thu Jul 27 04:44:11 PDT 2006

* reed at <reed at> schrieb:
> > I've found an possible version inconsistency:
> > 
> > The package libXfont-1.2 contains so version 1.4.1.
> > As this package supplies only (+headers), shouldn't 
> > be both versions equal ? Otherwise it's quite confusing
> If typos are fixed that make no code changes or manual pages or 
> documentation added or documementation modified, it won't make sense to 
> keep the version of the shared library and the package itself in sync.

For such really minor changes, which don't affect the installed
code, you simply could use another digit. 

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