Lintian Reports

W pkg-config-references-unknown-shared-library

All reports of pkg-config-references-unknown-shared-library for the archive. The extended description of this tag is:

The specified pkg-config(1) file references a shared object via, for example, Libs: -lfoo but this package appears to not ship the associated "" shared library.

This will result in a linker error and was likely caused by a missing installation step.

Please ensure that your package ships the corresponding shared object file.

Refer to the pkg-config(1) manual page and for details.

Severity: normal, Certainty: possible

Check: shared-libs, Type: binary, udeb

Evolution of the pkg-config-references-unknown-shared-library Lintian tag over the past 366 days:

The beforementioned graph for the pkg-config-references-unknown-shared-library tag

Emitted (non-overridden): 287, overridden: 32, total: 319

The package names link to the relevant maintainer page and the corresponding report for the source package. The links go to the full maintainer report page, which includes info and experimental tags and overridden tags, rather than the default page that shows only errors and warnings.

coinor-libsymphony-dev 5.6.16+repack1-1.1 (binary) (Debian Science Maintainers <>)

eog-dev 3.32.0-1 (binary) (Debian GNOME Maintainers <>)

gedit-dev 3.32.0-1 (binary) (Debian GNOME Maintainers <>)

gnunet-dev 0.11.0-1 (binary) (Bertrand Marc <>)

grass-dev 7.6.0-1 (binary) (Debian GIS Project <>)

grass-dev 7.6.1~rc1-1~exp1 (binary) (Debian GIS Project <>) overridden

kea-dev 1.5.0-1 (binary) (Kea <>)

krb5-multidev 1.17-2 (binary) (Sam Hartman <>)

libafflib-dev 3.7.17-5 (binary) (Debian Security Tools <>)

libdar-dev 2.6.2-1+b10 (binary) (Laszlo Boszormenyi (GCS) <>)

libdecoration0-dev 2: (binary) (Hypra Team <>)

libdlt-dev 2.18.0-1 (binary) (Aigars Mahinovs <>)

libdolfin-dev 2018.1.0.post1-16 (binary) (Debian Science Maintainers <>)

libedataserverui1.2-dev 3.30.5-1 (binary) (Debian GNOME Maintainers <>)

libedataserverui1.2-dev 3.32.0-1 (binary) (Debian GNOME Maintainers <>)

libgegl-dev 0.4.14-1 (binary) (Debian GNOME Maintainers <>)

libgloox-dev 1.0.22-0.1 (binary) (Vincent Cheng <>)

libglusterfs-dev 5.4-1 (binary) (Patrick Matthäi <>) overridden

libguestfs-dev 1:1.40.2-1 (binary) (Debian Libvirt Maintainers <>)

libgwengui-fox16-dev 4.20.0-9 (binary) (Micha Lenk <>)

libgwengui-qt5-dev 4.20.0-9 (binary) (Micha Lenk <>)

libgyoto7-dev 1.3.1-1 (binary) (Debian Astronomy Maintainers <>)

libhdf5-openmpi-dev 1.10.4+repack-10 (binary) (Debian GIS Project <>)

libid3tag0-dev 0.15.1b-14 (binary) (Kurt Roeckx <>)

libinhomog-dev (binary) (Debian Astronomy Maintainers <>)

libjwt-gnutls-dev 1.10.1-1 (binary) (Debian IoT Maintainers <>)

libmariadb-dev 1:10.3.13-1 (binary) (Debian MySQL Maintainers <>)

libmeep-dev 1.7.0-3 (binary) (Thorsten Alteholz <>)

libmeep-lam4-dev 1.7.0-3 (binary) (Thorsten Alteholz <>)

libmeep-mpich2-dev 1.7.0-3 (binary) (Thorsten Alteholz <>)

libmeep-openmpi-dev 1.7.0-3 (binary) (Thorsten Alteholz <>)

libmkl-dev 2019.2.187-1 (binary) (Debian Science Maintainers <>)

libmutter-3-dev 3.30.2-6 (binary) (Debian GNOME Maintainers <>)

libnetcdf-dev 1: (binary) (Debian GIS Project <>) overridden

libntrack-qt4-dev 016-1.4 (binary) (Alexander Sack <>)

libpynac-dev 0.7.24-1 (binary) (Debian Science Maintainers <>)

libseafile-dev 6.2.11-1 (binary) (Debian Seafile Team <>)