Berkeley DB 4.4.16 released...

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Sat Nov 19 02:48:06 EST 2005

-- Henrique de Moraes Holschuh said the following on 11/18/05 5:14 PM:
> On Fri, 18 Nov 2005, Ken Murchison wrote:
>> info-cyrus at wrote:
>> Great!  I'm still applying 4.3 compat fixes.
> My thoughts exactly.  And I am also wondering how many extremely weird
> bugs we will get this time around... 4.2 was a complete and utter disaster,
> although Cyrus suffered little from it, since it uses very little of the
> more esoteric BDB functionality.
> I hope that this time around people proposing BDB 4.4 compatibility patches
> will make sure to have read the *ENTIRE* API and functionality changes
> documentation from SleepyCat, and that the patch covers EVERY single API and
> functionality change...

Hey, don't shoot the messenger. ;-)

Anyway, I certainly have no plans to move away from 4.3 anytime soon, 
but since BDB has always been such a fun topic here, thought I'd just 
pass the news for those daring souls that want to experiment.....


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