[Mono-list] No libgdiplus-devel in Beta 3

Duncan Mak duncan@ximian.com
Mon, 21 Jun 2004 14:08:51 -0400

On Sun, 2004-06-20 at 23:21, Weiqi Gao wrote:
> Hi,
> I just noticed that the libgdiplus-devel package is missing from the
> Beta3 packages.  It is in Betas 1 and 2.  And its causing some minor
> problems with the yum repositories for me on both Fedora Core 1 and
> Fedora Core 2.
> For FC2 yum reported about an unsatisfied dependency by libgdiplus-devel
> on libgdiplus = 0.8
> For FC1 yum errors out while trying to get
> libgdiplus-devel-0.9-1.ximian.7.0.i386.rpm (404: Not Found)
> Both errors can be worked around by uninstalling the libgdiplus-devel
> package before doing a "yum update".
> What's up with that package?

We've decided that libgdiplus being an internal library (no users other
than Mono's implementation of System.Drawing.dll), there's no need for a
-devel package. That's why the -devel package has been removed.