Cyrus-sasl-2.1.17-2 build fails

Simon Matter simon.matter at
Mon Feb 2 15:12:46 EST 2004

> I am trying to build cyrus-sasl-2.1.17-2 from the
> source rpm on a RH ES3 system.
> RH ES3 comes with db4-4.1.25-8.
> The spec file for the src files indicates db3 is required?
> and the build fails ...
> rpmbuild --rebuild cyrus-sasl-2.1.17-2.src.rpm
> Installing cyrus-sasl-2.1.17-2.src.rpm
> error: Failed build dependencies:
>         db3-devel is needed by cyrus-sasl-2.1.17-2
> Must I replace the db4 packages with db3?


You just need to rebuild with the correct src package. I have different
src packages in the rh-9/ and fc-1/ directories. I'm quite sure one of
them will build fine on RH ES3. Othewise let me know what fails.


> Shelley Waltz

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