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Re: patch to automate __db* removal for CentOS 5.2

From: devzero2000 <pinto.elia@gmail.com>
Date: Tue 30 Sep 2008 - 16:35:53 CEST
Message-ID: <b086760e0809300735s6f281c64jdc8e3b28068bb9d4@mail.gmail.com>
Just a question.

Why it is necessary for rpm5 to backport a patch on rpm4?

Regards

On Mon, Sep 29, 2008 at 7:41 PM, Jeff Johnson <n3npq@mac.com> wrote:

> This patch automates removal of a Berkeley DB dbenv when
> DB_VERSION_MISMATCH or EINVAL is returned.
>
> Patch was generated against CentOS 5.2 rpm-4.4.2-48.el5.src.rpm package.
>
> I'm more than willing to generate the same patch for C4 or C3 or C2 or any
> other version of rpm, the patch is easier than the explanation of what to
> do.
>
> Sent to <rpm-devel@rpm5.org> so that I have a public URI reference point.
>
> 73 de Jeff
>
>
Received on Tue Sep 30 16:35:56 2008
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