[Slackbuilds-users] Renaming ltm to be libtommath

Willy Sudiarto Raharjo willysr at slackbuilds.org
Mon Jan 30 16:26:54 UTC 2017

> I'm about to submit SlackBuild for LibTomCrypt [http://www.libtom.net/].
> Although the source code tarball is named "crypt", I'm going to name the
> SlackBuild and resulting package "libtomcrypt".
> At that point I would like to ask if it would make sense to rename the
> "ltm" library (already maintained by B. Watson) to be "libtommath"?
> It's kinda cosmetic change, but in my opinion that name would be more
> relevant.
> I found only one package, convertlit, that currently depends on ltm, so
> the change should be fairly non-invasive.
> Of course, libtomcrypt is going to depend on ltm/libtommath too ;-)

renaming a package is not that simple as it would need to be removed
from the DB and added as a new one + changing packages that depends on it.

For that same reason i keep my letsencrypt as it is even though upstream
have renamed the project to certbot.

Willy Sudiarto Raharjo

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