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Bug 666000 - net-mail/tpop3d: Validate DEPEND on virtual/mysql
Summary: net-mail/tpop3d: Validate DEPEND on virtual/mysql
Status: CONFIRMED
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: No maintainer - Look at https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Project:Proxy_Maintainers if you want to take care of it
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Reported: 2018-09-12 17:34 UTC by Brian Evans
Modified: 2019-03-26 20:02 UTC (History)
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Description Brian Evans Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev 2018-09-12 17:34:29 UTC
THIS IS A MASS FILING TO ALL PACKAGE WITH A DEPEND ON virtual/mysql

As was announced on the gentoo-dev-announce mailing list[1],
virtual/mysql is no longer viable to depend on providing the client libraries
or the mysql_config tool.

Most uses of DEPEND="virtual/mysql" (or conditionals based upon it) will not
work in the future.

If this package (optionally) depends on libmysqlclient.so* or mysql_config for
building, you will need to have dev-db/mysql-connector-c as the DEPEND/RDEPEND.

If this package (optionally) depends on libmariadb.so* or mariadb_config for
building, you will need to have dev-db/mariadb-connector-c as the
DEPEND/RDEPEND.

If this package requires the server running locally, virtual/mysql is
acceptible for RDEPEND and only in DEPEND when tests demand it.

The rare exception when server only files are required at build time should you
keep a compatible server listed.

After 60 days, roughly mid-October 2018, remaining packages will be forcefully
changed to mysql-connector-c with little or no testing. The server packages
will drop their compatibility DEPEND shortly after.

[1] https://archives.gentoo.org/gentoo-dev-announce/message/618f39bce863911d8955ee9f83636ca4
Comment 1 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2019-02-18 21:19:24 UTC
The bug has been referenced in the following commit(s):

https://gitweb.gentoo.org/repo/gentoo.git/commit/?id=8c50341cc8ee978403e2e99fbf38b9c9a2748e64

commit 8c50341cc8ee978403e2e99fbf38b9c9a2748e64
Author:     Brian Evans <grknight@gentoo.org>
AuthorDate: 2019-02-18 21:19:07 +0000
Commit:     Brian Evans <grknight@gentoo.org>
CommitDate: 2019-02-18 21:19:07 +0000

    net-mail/tpop3d: Revbump for EAPI and dependency change
    
    Non-maintainer commit
    
    Bug: https://bugs.gentoo.org/666000
    Package-Manager: Portage-2.3.61, Repoman-2.3.12
    Signed-off-by: Brian Evans <grknight@gentoo.org>

 net-mail/tpop3d/tpop3d-1.5.5-r1.ebuild | 94 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 1 file changed, 94 insertions(+)