[php-maint] Bug#619036: Bug#619036: php5: Build-Depends uninstallable

Raphael Geissert geissert at debian.org
Sun Mar 20 18:41:25 UTC 2011

On Sunday 20 March 2011 11:15:54 Kurt Roeckx wrote:
> Your build-depends are uninstallable because you build-depend on
> libdb-dev, which depends on libdb5.1-dev, and apache2-prefork-dev
> which depends on libaprutil1-dev, which depends on libdb4.8-dev.
> And libdb5.1-dev and libdb4.8-dev of course conflict with each
> other.

For apache: Stefan et al,
Do you have any objection to switch to libdb5.1-dev (and bd on libdb-dev)?

Based on a few tests via php, databases from 4.8 and 5.1 seem to be 

In the long term, something needs to be decided and done. The former 
maintainer of db uploaded the latest version and orphaned the packages.

Raphael Geissert - Debian Developer
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