[blfs-dev] Python and Berkeley DB

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Sun Sep 13 11:29:00 PDT 2015

Ken Moffat wrote:
> On -support, Sylvain Etienne asked if the (7.7) book is correct that
> BerkeleyDB is an optional dep.  I took a look, and posted my
> thoughts : I don't think it is (or rather, only older versions of
> BerkeleyDB) but I'm not sure if I diagnosed correctly.
> Thread at
> lists.linuxfromscratch.org/pipermail/blfs-support/2015-September/077023.html
> If people agree, I could remove it from the Python page before 7.8.

As far as I know, nothing we have uses the problematic Python modules. 
Go ahead and delete the dependency.

   -- Bruce

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