libeio soname conflicts with Enlightenment's Eio

Zsbán Ambrus ambrus at
Tue Mar 11 14:10:19 CET 2014

On 3/11/14, Jan Kaluža <jkaluza at> wrote:
> I wanted to package libeio for Fedora and found out that the Eio library
> provided by Enlightenment [1] conflicts with your libeio library. This
> library uses the same soname as your libeio and therefore it's not
> possible to package your library for Fedora.

Besides the name of the shared library, at least one identifier
(eio_init) also clashes, though that's probably only a problem if you
link the two to the same program.


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