If a library you depend on only provides a static version your package can link against it provided that you BuildRequire the *-static subpackage. Packagers in such a situation should be aware that if a shared library becomes available, that you should adjust your package to use the shared library.
surf-geometry-1.0.6-5.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 18 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing surf-geometry-1.0.6-5.fc18'
as soon as you are able to.
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surf-geometry-1.0.6-5.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.