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Re: [paho-dev] MQTT C Shared Library Names

On Fri, Nov 1, 2013 at 9:40 AM, Ian Craggs
<icraggs@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I came to the conclusion that this would lead to expectations of library version numbers
> which were not quite true, and thence confusion.

Agreed. The shared library SO major version number should be taken as
the interface/ABI version number, which is not necessarily something
related to the package version. In the event that we need to make an
incompatible change to the API then* would
become*. Any project/protocol based versioning
in the name should be before the .so, like and for example.



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