[Proj] Compiling the new 4.9.2 return a 4.9.1

Sebastiaan Couwenberg sebastic at xs4all.nl
Sun Sep 20 05:13:39 EST 2015

On 20-09-15 12:03, Andrea Peri wrote:
> I download the new proj 4.9.2 yesterday and after compile and install
> it on a debian system ,
> I see the library are named
> libproj  (link)
> libproj.so.9 (link)
> libproj.so.9.1.0  (file)
> the last file "libproj.so.9.1.0" is right name ?

It is. The version in the library real name is not the release version.

libtool determines the library version using its -version-info option,
proj-4.9.2 uses -version-info 10:0:1 which results in library version
9.2.0 and SONAME libproj.so.9 (SOVERSION 9). See:


Kind Regards,


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