[unixODBC-dev] unixODBC and library version number
nick at lurcher.org
Wed Jun 22 19:39:26 BST 2011
On 22/06/2011 18:40, Chris Friesen wrote:
> Over a year ago (Feb 17, 2010) Marc-Andre Lemburg pointed out that
> there was an ABI change related to sizeof(SQLLEN) and suggested
> changing the library version from 1 to 2 and also changing the package
> version to 2.3.
> The package version was changed, but the library version is still set
> at version 1.
> This is poor practice given that the current library version has a
> different ABI than the previous one. The library version should be
> bumped up (as Fedora has already done internally) to prevent someone
> accidentally using the new library with an old binary.
Thought I had done that in SVN, I will check.
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