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Re: [PATCH hints/] Examining Redhat patches

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Tom Hughes
October 27, 2001 09:12
Re: [PATCH hints/] Examining Redhat patches
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          Jarkko Hietaniemi <> wrote:

> > perl-5.6.0-nodb.patch seems to be thrashing around making NDBM_File
> > working with... something.  I've attached it if someone wants to
> > figure out if it's useful.
> /usr/include/db1 looks pretty RedHat-specific, whatever it is.  Using
> ext/NDBM_File/hints/ and switching on RHness would have been
> more contained... but of course we would need to figure out first,
> what it is :-) If it is something more widely useful, we can adopt it.

RedHat install the Berkeley DB version 1 headers in /usr/include/db1 with
the version 2 and version 3 headers in db2 and db3 respectively.


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