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Re: Heads up openssl-0.9.8j in rawhide

On Thu, 2009-01-15 at 00:49 +0200, Manuel Wolfshant wrote:
> On 01/15/2009 12:03 AM, Tomas Mraz wrote:
> > I am going to build new openssl into rawhide really soon. As the new
> > version contains some minor ABI breaks it will require SONAME bump of
> > the openssl libraries. That also means all the 288 dependent packages
> > will have to be rebuilt. Not counting that some of the dependent
> > packages have circular dependencies.
> >
> > But do not be scared. As the ABI break is pretty minimal and as it
> > should not affect a large majority of applications I am going to
> > temporarily provide symlinks to the old library soname and appropriate
> > provides in the rpm package. Of course this will be dropped as soon as
> > all (or majority of) the dependencies are rebuilt.
> >
> > As the library should not break any major application I'd like to not
> > wait for the alpha unfreeze as the rebuild of all the deps will surely
> > take some time.
> >   
> Shout loud over here after your builds have been started, please. Bonus 
> points for providing  the  link to the koji task#, so that we can track it.

It's building just now.

I will be rebuilding the dependent packages in the next days. If you own
a package from the list which you don't want me to rebuild please send
me an e-mail. I will not be rebuilding the packages which also depend on
mysql because they will have to be rebuilt after the planned update to
MySQL-5.1 anyway.

Tomas Mraz
No matter how far down the wrong road you've gone, turn back.
                                              Turkish proverb

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