Cyrus-sasl-2.1.17-2 build fails

Sebastian Hagedorn Hagedorn at
Mon Feb 2 12:32:20 EST 2004


-- Shelley Waltz <shwaltz at> is rumored to have mumbled on 
Montag, 2. Februar 2004 11:37 Uhr -0500 regarding Cyrus-sasl-2.1.17-2 build 

> 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?

I always just replace db3 with db4 in the SPEC file. Works fine for me.

Cheers, Sebastian
Sebastian Hagedorn M.A. - RZKR-R1 (Flachbau), Zi. 18, Robert-Koch-Str. 10
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