OpenLDAP 2.5 transition plan

Andreas Hasenack andreas at
Thu May 20 15:31:48 UTC 2021


Please take this opportunity of a soname change to drop some of our old
delta ;)

On Thu, May 20, 2021 at 12:25 PM Sergio Durigan Junior <sergiodj at>

> Hi folks,
> I have been working on getting OpenLDAP 2.5 ready to start the
> transition process in impish.  Ryan Tandy (Debian's OpenLDAP maintainer)
> has been very, very kind and helping me drive this process forward.
> I am currently working on solving the remaining FTBFSes (from packages
> that link against libldap) and will then start running and checking the
> results of all autopkgtests involved in this transition.
> I am not expecting many problems to arise due to the soname bump itself
> (wine and wine-development have been giving me a bit of a headache due
> to their FTBFSes, but everything seems OK now), but we will certainly
> have "a bit" of work to do in the maintainer scripts to assure a smooth
> upgrade path from 2.4 to 2.5.  Ryan has been working on this for now
> (kudos to him again).
> I will keep you posted and will let you know when I update the openldap
> package (which will be sync'ed from Debian experimental once Ryan pushes
> it there).
> Thank you,
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