Subject: Re: apr -> db4?
To: Eric Gillespie <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/06/2003 21:47:03
On Sat, 6 Dec 2003, Eric Gillespie wrote:

: > Could this be made an option rather than unconditional?  I
: > definitely don't want db4 on my system, for instance, and the
: > db185 in NetBSD's libc is perfectly sufficient (there's even an
: > Apache config option for it).

: The issue is that Subversion (devel/subversion) wants DB 4 and
: wants apr to have it, too.

"Ew, that's ugly."  If Subversion wants DB4 specifically, it should call out
to DB4 and not call it via APR.  8-)

I'll look at it sometime later.  sigh.

-- Todd Vierling <> <>