В Пнд, 27/02/2006 в 17:49 -0500, Mikhail Teterin пишет: > I'm trying to convince the maintainers of the evolution-data-server > FreeBSD port (<http://freshports.org/databases/evolution-data-server>) > to build the software against the db4-version installed by the separate > port of SleepyCat's db4 (<http://freshports.org/databases/db43>). > > I'm using the thus built evolution (against db-4.3.29) to type this > message, but they remain hesitant, because of the past problems they > encountered trying to build evolution using the already installed db3 > instead of the version then-bundled with evolution. > > I'm guessing, you used to have modified version of db3, which allowed it > to work, where the "standard" version did not. Is there anything like > that in the db4.1 version bundled with e-d-s 184.108.40.206, or can we safely > use any reasonably recent version of db4? > > Moreover, perhaps, you can be convinced to stop the bundling of db4 > completely and turn it into just another pre-requisite?
I used to compile e-d-s 1.4 along an external db4.3, by applying a simple patch. It didn't seem to cause any problems. So, what's the purpose of bundling an obsolete version of Berkeley DB inside the project? _______________________________________________ Evolution-hackers mailing list Evolutionfirstname.lastname@example.org http://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/evolution-hackers