GDBM upgrade in F17

Nils Philippsen nils at
Wed Sep 21 11:14:35 UTC 2011

On Wed, 2011-09-21 at 10:59 +0000, Petr Pisar wrote:
> Jan Horak (hhorak) is going to upgrade GDBM to version with new SONAME
> in F17. Because rel-engs refused to provide dedicated build root, the
> upgrade will be performed in F17 directly.
> That means Perl, Pyhon and other default-build-root packages will
> disable support for GDBM temporarily. So if your package needs GDBM
> support in those languages, please wait until new GDMB and other
> packages (Perl, Python and similar) get recompiled again against this
> new GDBM.

Have you tried building gdbm, creating the buildroot in bodhi, then
untagging gdbm from f17 instead?

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