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Subject: Re: Q. on version numbers

Re: Q. on version numbers

From: Daniel Stenberg <daniel_at_haxx.se>
Date: Tue, 26 Jan 2010 23:54:05 +0100 (CET)

On Tue, 26 Jan 2010, Lawson wrote:

> I notice that the current stated version is 1.2.2, however when I actually
> install the library it calls itself libssh2.so.1.0.1. Is this an oversight
> or is there a different meaning to the numbers?

Those are two fairly independent numbers. I found a lengthy description that
seems quite fine:

http://troydhanson.wordpress.com/2009/05/27/dynamic-library-version-numbers/

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  / daniel.haxx.se
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