[Mono-devel-list] pkg-config .pc files and devel builds

Michal Moskal malekith at pld-linux.org
Thu May 13 12:14:25 EDT 2004

On Thu, May 13, 2004 at 09:32:02AM -0500, Mike Kestner wrote:
> On Thu, 2004-05-13 at 02:20, Peter Williams wrote:
> > They are supposed to be included with the -devel RPM of a package. Which
> > makes sense... You don't need them to just run the software, but you do
> > need them if you want to develop against it.
> In the context of a .net library, a -devel package makes almost no
> sense, though.  The only file in it will be the .pc file, since there
> are no headers or any of the other things that are typically lumped into
> them.

What about documentation and examples? And in some cases there are also
some developer helper tools installed (like in Gtk#) as well as some
.xml api descriptions.

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