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Re: Need help re. which files to include in 5.5 .debs


Hi, Kristian!

On Jan 25, Kristian Nielsen wrote:
> Kristian Nielsen <knielsen@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> > So if I understand you correctly, you are saying that libmariadbclient-dev
> > should install every .h file that `make install` does.
> Do we really have to do this?
> Eg. files like these:
>     /usr/local/mysql/include/decimal.h
>     /usr/local/mysql/include/errmsg.h
>     /usr/local/mysql/include/keycache.h

Weird. How did you do that? :)

> It does not seem right to me to install a generic-named file like "decimal.h"
> into /usr/include/. If everybody did this, it would be bound to cause
> conflicts, I think ...
> Or would it be ok to install _all_ include files in /usr/include/mysql/ ?

Yes. Only psi* files should be in /usr/include/mysql/psi/*

In other words, files $top_srcdir/include/*.h go into /usr/include/mysql.
Everything $top_srcdir/include/mysql/* also goes into /usr/include/mysql.


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