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bug#30006: bzip2 does not provide libbz2.so

From: Marius Bakke
Subject: bug#30006: bzip2 does not provide libbz2.so
Date: Tue, 27 Mar 2018 22:49:19 +0200
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Ludovic Courtès <address@hidden> writes:

> Hello Marius,
> Marius Bakke <address@hidden> skribis:
>> Ludovic Courtès <address@hidden> writes:
>>> There’s no such function, which is unfortunate.  But I agree it’s nicer
>>> to preserve symlinks in this case.
>>> Perhaps we should actually do:
>>>   (with-directory-excursion libdir
>>>     (symlink … "libbz2.so"))
>> Thanks for the feedback everyone.  I settled on a slightly different
>> solution, that first extracts the (full) soversion from the built
>> library, then creates symlinks for each "sub-version".
>> It assumes that the major version is "1".  That could be circumvented
>> with a regex, but I'm not sure if it's worth the effort.
>> As an added bonus, this also creates "libbz2.so.1" which was missing too.
>> WDYT of this approach?  Can it be made simpler?
> Sounds reasonable to me.  I have a suggestion:


> To avoid ‘set!’, I’d write it along these lines:
>   ;; Create symlinks libbz2.so.1.2 -> libbz2.so.1, etc.
>   (let loop ((base "libbz2.so")
>              (numbers (string-split soversion #\.)))
>     (unless (null? numbers)
>       (let ((so-file (string-append base "." (car numbers))))
>         (symlink so-file base)
>         (loop so-file (cdr numbers)))))

This is much nicer, thanks!  I've pushed the patch with this improvement.

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