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Bug 519846

Summary: net-libs/libetpan: has hardcoded (and outdated) db version list and LDFLAGS
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Michał Górny <mgorny>
Component: Current packagesAssignee: No maintainer - Look at https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Project:Proxy_Maintainers if you want to take care of it <maintainer-needed>
Status: CONFIRMED ---    
Severity: normal CC: alexander, bitlord0xff, net-mail, rhill
Priority: Normal    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
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Description Michał Górny archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2014-08-13 18:54:59 UTC
checking version of Berkeley DB... version 3.x or above
checking for db_create() in -ldb-5.3... not found
checking for db_create() in -ldb-5.1... not found
checking for db_create() in -ldb-5.0... not found
checking for db_create() in -ldb-4.8... not found

while I have 6.0 installed. Please use db-use.eclass to get proper library and flags.
Comment 1 Branko Grubic 2014-10-04 19:48:15 UTC
This is probably why it never removes older libdb-4.8.so and always show 

!!! existing preserved libs:
>>> package: sys-libs/db-4.8.30-r1
 *  - /usr/lib64/libdb-4.8.so
 *      used by /usr/lib64/libetpan.so.17.1.0 (net-libs/libetpan-1.5)

and 'emerge @preserved-rebuild' rebuilds the package but it still links against old libdb.
Comment 2 Mark 2015-08-21 14:07:30 UTC
This seems simple enough.  Will it ever be fixed?
Comment 3 Jeroen Roovers gentoo-dev 2018-02-02 13:39:20 UTC
$ libetpan-config --libs
-L/usr/lib64 -letpan -Wl,-O1 -Wl,--hash-style=gnu -Wl,--as-needed -lz -lssl -lcrypto -ldb-5.3 -lz -pthread