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Bug 454857 - db-4 in openldap needs new patches
Summary: db-4 in openldap needs new patches
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: openldap
Version: 5.2
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Jan Safranek
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2008-07-10 08:55 UTC by Jan Safranek
Modified: 2009-01-20 20:53 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-01-20 20:53:45 UTC
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Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2009:0090 normal SHIPPED_LIVE openldap bug fix and enhancement update 2009-01-20 16:04:26 UTC

Description Jan Safranek 2008-07-10 08:55:06 UTC
Description of problem:
We shop openldap-servers with it's own version of Berkeley DB. Currently we ship
ver. db-4.4.20, with two official patches. Upstream released additional two
patches, improving the stability of the database.

We should apply these patches to prevent database corruption. See
http://www.oracle.com/technology/products/berkeley-db/db/update/4.4.20/patch.4.4.20.html
for description - we ship the first two, I'd like to add the later ones.

There is no reproducer. The database gets corrupted in very specific conditions
only - see the patch description.

Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2008-07-10 09:00:27 UTC
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
release.

Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2009-01-20 20:53:45 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on therefore solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2009-0090.html


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