[Mageia-dev] mariadb: update for mga2?

D.Morgan dmorganec at gmail.com
Sat Jun 23 12:39:14 CEST 2012

On Sat, Jun 23, 2012 at 11:44 AM, Colin Guthrie <mageia at colin.guthr.ie> wrote:
> 'Twas brillig, and D.Morgan at 23/06/12 10:10 did gyre and gimble:
>> On Sat, Jun 23, 2012 at 8:03 AM, AL13N <alien at rmail.be> wrote:
>>> Op zaterdag 23 juni 2012 07:53:40 schreef AL13N:
>>>> Op zaterdag 23 juni 2012 01:00:03 schreef D.Morgan:
>>>>> On Sat, Jun 23, 2012 at 12:42 AM, AL13N <alien at rmail.be> wrote:
>>>>>> I was planning on doing 5.5.25 as an update since all post-GA releases
>>>>>> are
>>>>>> bugfix release in the same major version.
>>>>>> however, mariadb has been having rpm build issues and as such one of the
>>>>>> last changes seemed to introduce a few things:
>>>>>> - 2 man pages missing (i reverted this for us)
>>>>>> - 1 config file missing. (i reverted this for us)
>>>>>> - private header files are installed (i removed this from our package)
>>>>>> - selinux configuration for RHEL4 now appears (i also removed this)
>>>>>> - handlersocket plugin is now installed. (i put this in the -extra
>>>>>> subpackage)
>>>>>> This looks obviously a feature, except that i didn't it was stable for
>>>>>> 5.5.23 and was simply forgotten to be installed, and is thus categorized
>>>>>> as a bugfix.
>>>>>> Next to these are quite the amount of bugfixes. (none security related
>>>>>> afaik).
>>>>>> Is this acceptable for updates? or isn't it?
>>>>> why do you ask *after* commiting on the svn ? would be better to ask
>>>>> "before"
>>>> huh? i didn't commit yet? or at least i didn't think i had?
>>> ah wait, i did a "mgarepo sync -d" . are you referring to that?
>>> i did almost accidentally commit, but it told me that the commit had failed
>>> (due to my CTRL+C)
>>> but checking my svn workspace, the spec file and the extra patch isn't
>>> committed though
>> http://svnweb.mageia.org/packages/updates/2/mariadb/current/
>> commited 10 hours ago
>> Version:        5.5.25
>> so spec file have been commited.
> Yeah I've often found that with SVN commits where I realise a mistake
> has been made, my CTRL-C never seems to be quick enough!
> Col

btw to go back to the subject,  i am not "against" as there is no
change in the major, so no rebuild needed.
Do you have a list of the changes of this release ?

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