INN doesn't work with BerkeleyDB 3.0.55...

Heath Kehoe heath.kehoe at
Wed Jun 7 17:58:36 UTC 2000

> sparc-sun-solaris2.6 (Ultra 1 system). Both INN and BerkeleyDB
>compiled with gcc 2.95.2. I can't even start it up. innd and ovdb_recover
>die with SIGBUS (FLTACCESS - memory access) or hang for a while and die
>EAGAIN (resource temporarily unavailable). It seems to be a bug in
>BerkeleyDB package...  From man ovdb: "it has been tested with versions
>2.7.7 and 3.0.55". BTW, INN works fine with 2.7.7 at now. Any suggestions?

BerkeleyDB 3.0.55 is not very stable, and it doesn't surprise me that it
isn't working.  The testing that has been done with 3.0.55 was to make
sure the API was correct, not to show reliability.  I will update the
documentation to make this more clear.


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