I know you're not using BDB 4.6 with OpenLDAP 2.3, so this patch isn't
strictly relevant to this ITS. It just raises the possibility that there is a
BDB bug involved.
-------- Original Message --------
Subject: [Berkeley DB Announce] Berkeley DB 18.104.22.168 - Patch Announcement
Date: Thu, 27 Mar 2008 18:03:40 -0400
Organization: Oracle Corporation
A patch for Berkeley DB release 4.6.21 that fixes a race condition between
checkpoint and DB->close() which can result in the checkpoint thread
self-deadlocking (SR [#15692]) is now available. We recommend all users of
Berkeley DB apply this patch so as to avoid this issue in production.
An web page with all patches (currently only one) for Berkeley DB 4.6.21.
A text file with the patch:
regards, the Berkeley DB Team,
Gregory Burd greg.burd(a)oracle.com
Product Manager, Berkeley DB/JE/XML Oracle Corporation
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-- Howard Chu
Chief Architect, Symas Corp. http://www.symas.com
Director, Highland Sun http://highlandsun.com/hyc/
Chief Architect, OpenLDAP http://www.openldap.org/project/