Bug 1180365 - Incomplete removal of Berkeley DB in server:mail's Postfix package
Incomplete removal of Berkeley DB in server:mail's Postfix package
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Classification: openSUSE
Product: openSUSE Tumbleweed
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Component: Network
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Assigned To: Peter Varkoly
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Reported: 2020-12-26 01:43 UTC by Pieter Hollants
Modified: 2021-03-16 15:05 UTC (History)
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Description Pieter Hollants 2020-12-26 01:43:02 UTC
Quoting https://build.opensuse.org/package/view_file/server:mail/postfix/postfix.changes:

Thu Nov 26 15:30:10 UTC 2020 - Peter Varkoly <varkoly@suse.com>

- Remove Berkeley DB dependency (JIRA#SLE-12191)
  The pacakges postfix is build without Berkely DB support.
  lmdb will be used instead of BDB.
  The pacakges postfix-bdb is build with Berkely DB support.
  o add patch for main.cf for postfix-bdb package 
    postfix-bdb-main.cf.patch

Ignoring for the moment that unfortunately outside of SUSE no one can know why Berkeley DB was dropped because jira.suse.com is employee-only:
1. there is no postfix-bdb package according to https://software.opensuse.org's package search
2. the Postfix binary was still compiled with defaults such as aliases = hash:/etc/aliases although "hash" is now no longer available
Comment 1 Peter Varkoly 2021-03-16 15:05:02 UTC
Should be resolved