[Python-Dev] Distutils confuses Berkeley DB and dbm?

Martin v. Loewis martin@v.loewis.de
31 May 2002 20:29:13 +0200

barry@zope.com (Barry A. Warsaw) writes:

> Maybe we should lock bsddbmodule down to Berkeley 1.85 and then pull
> pybsddb (which exports as module bsddb3) for Berkeley 3.3.11.  If
> there's a clamor for it, I suppose we could fake a bsddb2 and bsddb4
> for those major versions of Berkeley.

I completely agree that this should be the strategy.