[Slackbuilds-users] libvirt 4.6.0 is a mess

Matteo Bernardini matteo.bernardini at gmail.com
Wed Sep 5 18:13:12 UTC 2018

Il giorno ven 17 ago 2018 alle ore 18:20 Andrzej Telszewski
<atelszewski at gmail.com> ha scritto:
> Hi,
> I've been contacting Robby, but since I haven't received any reply nor I
> see any correction in the git, I decided to come to the list, so you can
> take action before the next public update.
> With version 4.6.0, libvirt has switched from yajl to Jansson.
> Unfortunately, this switch comes with more problems than it solves:
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1614959
> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1614569
> I've actually experienced the bugs mentioned in the above threads.
> libvirt team has already switched back for yajl for the next version.
> What I propose is that you withdraw the 4.6.0 update.
> Alternatively, you can update for version 4.5.0; the only change needed
> is changing back to yajl in REQUIRES and --with-yajl.
> Hope this helps.

as Andrzej anticipated above I can confirm they fixed this in 4.7.0
(released a couple of days ago) reverting to yajl.


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