Rebuild Todo List Can db support be dropped from your pkg?

2013-08-04 - Andreas Radke

Due to the license change in db5 (MIT style) to db6 (AGPLv3) we drop
the db6 update and will keep db5 in core for now.

Berkeley db5 won't see much further updates if any at all. We should
check each package that now links to it if that functionality is
essentially required.

I'm going to remove all db bump related packages from staging repo.
I'm also going to revert the ToDo list to incomplete for each pkg for
checking if a pkg can be build without db support.

On the long run we should move db in a first step to extra
and maybe later drop it completely. So go on and fix svn trunk to the
old state or rebuild it to testing repo without db support wherever
possible without loosing important features and mark the ToDo list.


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Arch Repository Name Current Version Staging Version Maintainers Status Last Touched By
x86_64 Extra apr-util 1.6.3-1 anatolik Complete andyrtr
x86_64 Extra bogofilter 1.2.5-8 andyrtr Complete andyrtr
x86_64 Extra claws-mail 4.2.0-1 andyrtr Complete andyrtr
x86_64 Extra cyrus-sasl 2.1.28-3 Archange Complete andyrtr
x86_64 Extra evolution-data-server 3.52.0-2 heftig, fabiscafe Complete jgc
x86_64 Core iproute2 6.8.0-1 eworm Complete ronald
x86_64 Extra libetpan 1.9.4-5 andyrtr Complete andyrtr
x86_64 Core libsasl 2.1.28-4 anthraxx, dvzrv Complete andyrtr
x86_64 Extra moc Complete eric
x86_64 Core openldap 2.6.7-1 freswa Complete andyrtr
x86_64 Core pam 1.6.1-2 tpowa, anthraxx Complete andyrtr
x86_64 Core perl 5.38.2-1 bluewind Complete bluewind
x86_64 Extra php 8.3.6-1 pierre Complete pierre
x86_64 Extra postfix 3.9.0-1 dvzrv Complete bisson
x86_64 Extra python2 Complete angvp
x86_64 Extra redland 1:1.0.17-9 andyrtr Complete andyrtr
x86_64 Extra redland-storage-mysql 1:1.0.17-9 andyrtr Complete andyrtr
x86_64 Extra redland-storage-postgresql 1:1.0.17-9 andyrtr Complete andyrtr
x86_64 Extra redland-storage-sqlite 1:1.0.17-9 andyrtr Complete andyrtr
x86_64 Extra redland-storage-virtuoso 1:1.0.17-9 andyrtr Complete andyrtr
x86_64 Extra ruby anatolik, bastelfreak, Segaja Complete td123
x86_64 Extra serf 1.3.10-1 felixonmars Complete eric
x86_64 Extra subversion 1.14.2-13 1.14.2-14 felixonmars Complete angvp