upcoming libdb/db4/compat-db reorganization

Orion Poplawski orion at cora.nwra.com
Wed Jun 13 16:34:29 UTC 2012


On 06/13/2012 10:15 AM, Bruno Wolff III wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 13, 2012 at 09:44:37 -0600,
>    Orion Poplawski <orion at cora.nwra.com> wrote:
>> On 05/04/2012 12:23 PM, Michael Schwendt wrote:
>>
>> Rawhide is in bad shape too:
>>
>> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=816284
>>
>> Transaction Check Error:
>>  file /usr/include/db.h conflicts between attempted installs of
>> db4-devel-4.8.30-10.fc18.x86_64 and libdb-devel-5.3.15-3.fc18.x86_64
>>  file /usr/include/db_185.h conflicts between attempted installs of
>> db4-devel-4.8.30-10.fc18.x86_64 and libdb-devel-5.3.15-3.fc18.x86_64
>>  file /usr/include/db_cxx.h conflicts between attempted installs of
>> db4-devel-4.8.30-10.fc18.x86_64 and libdb-devel-5.3.15-3.fc18.x86_64
>>  file /usr/lib64/libdb.so conflicts between attempted installs of
>> db4-devel-4.8.30-10.fc18.x86_64 and libdb-devel-5.3.15-3.fc18.x86_64
>
> My memory is that db4 was going to be retired in F18. But it hasn't happened yet.

Looks like RPC is gone from libdb 5.  Is there a suggested replacement? 
Should projects just stop using it?

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