cyrus-sasl in Fedora 15 has been rebuilt against libdb rather than db4 as it was in the original release, in order to resolve segfaults during SMTP AUTH in sendmail (Bug #712943). The update is here:
The cyrus-sasl-lib package included in this build is multilib, but unfortunately libdb wasn't multilibbed in the original F-15 release so cyrus-sasl-lib.i386 in the x86_64 updates-testing repo has broken dependencies. I raised this issue with rel-eng here:
The upshot is that a libdb update is needed to resolve this, as the original "Everything" repo can't be touched now. A simple bump-and-rebuild should suffice.
libdb-5.1.25-3.fc15 is now (re)built.
Feel free to let me know if you need any further assistance.
I don't see any bodhi updates issued for libdb yet.
It would be best if it were bundled together with cyrus-sasl, for example. (Or in the least, it were pushed stable *prior* to cyrsus-sasl doing so)
I asked jfch2222 to add the libdb build to the cyrus-sasl update (https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/cyrus-sasl-2.1.23-18.fc15) but it's not happened yet.
(In reply to comment #4)
> I asked jfch2222 to add the libdb build to the cyrus-sasl update
> (https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/cyrus-sasl-2.1.23-18.fc15) but it's
> not happened yet.
No sign of any action there so maybe it's better to raise a separate libdb update instead and get that pushed first to fix the broken deps?
Agreed, I'll do it. it's been long enough, imo.
The libdb update has made it to stable now, resolving the original problem - thanks.
I did notice however that libdb-utils seems to be uninstallable: it conflicts with db4-utils since the same binaries (linked against different Berekeley DB versions) are included in each package, and db4-utils can't be removed because rpm requires it (which begs the question as to why rpm is still built with db4 rather than libdb).
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