Urgent: today's F14 catastrophe with openldap-servers update

Jesse Keating jkeating at redhat.com
Tue Nov 23 16:30:31 UTC 2010

On 11/23/10 5:55 AM, Jan Vcelak wrote:
> Hi!
> Currently, the upgrade process in openldap looks like this:
> * during db4 package upgrade run db_upgrade (%triggerin and %triggerun)
> * if minor version of openldap changes (e.g. 2.3 -> 2.4), export the database,
>   delete it and import it back (which is recommended by maintanence guide, as
>   Panu mentioned)
> We didn't wanted to do the export+import during each upgrade, as it takes 
> quite a long time if you have large database. But it seems that current 
> process doesn't work and that doing it every time will be the safest way.
> (Maybe we can ignore epoch changes.)
> Thanks for suggestions. I will fix it today and push an update.
> Patric, thank you for reporting this. And sorry for the difficulties.

Why was this update made on F14 in the first place?

Jesse Keating
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