[arch-dev-public] MySQL 5.5

Pierre Schmitz pierre at archlinux.de
Mon Jan 3 11:55:25 EST 2011

On Mon, 3 Jan 2011 09:01:06 -0600, Dan McGee wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 3, 2011 at 7:57 AM, Andrea Scarpino <andrea at archlinux.org> wrote:
>> On Sunday 02 January 2011 14:45:57 illdred wrote:
>>> I get this error with libmysqlclient 5.5.8
>>> # postfix check
>>> /usr/sbin/postconf: /usr/lib/libmysqlclient.so.16: no version
>>> information available (required by /usr/sbin/postconf)
>>> happens with almost all the postfix commands
>>> is this because I did not do whatever the post_update() message
>>> suggested I do?
>> Hi, this seems an upstream bug.
>> MySQL 5.5.8 breaks postfix, dovecot, amarok and maybe others...
> Did you run a dependency check on the libraries? This is the reason
> for those TODO lists on the dashboard. I don't know if lddd is still
> the best way to do this, you will have to ask someone that packages
> things more frequently than I. It should probably go on the developer
> wiki either way...
> -Dan

At least there was no so name bump on that lib. If you like to have a
list of all packages that link to libmysqlclient.so.16 let me know. A
simple rebuild might fix those clients if they have a strange/broken way
of checking the version.



Pierre Schmitz, https://users.archlinux.de/~pierre

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