The package changes the search path for the runtime linker, but is
not part of
libc. The offending file is in
It is not okay to install libraries in a different directory and then
modify the run-time link path. Shared libraries should go into
/usr/lib. Alternatively, they can require binaries to set the
RPATH to find the library.
Without this precaution, conflicting libraries may trigger segmentation faults for what should have been a conflict in the package manager.
For more information please consult:
- Libraries (Section 10.2) in the Debian Policy Manual
The tag is present in Lintian version
That is the most recent version we know about.
We use semantic versions.
The patch number is a commit step indicator relative to the
release tag in our Git
You can find the detection logic for this version at commit fac7222. For merge requests, please use the latest version in the Lintian check files/ld-so.