libsnmp15 is still incorrectly compiled against libperl5.8 instead of 5.10

Michael Neuffer neuffer at
Sun May 25 11:10:51 UTC 2008

Package: libsnmp15
Version: libsnmp15_5.4.1~dfsg-4ubuntu4_amd64.deb
Severity: critical

After the Perl transition to 5.10, the 5.8 libraries are no longer available.
libsnmp15 (net-snmp) however has still not been recompiled, causing software
like hplip to fail in turn.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
   APT prefers intrepid-updates
   APT policy: (500, 'intrepid-updates'), (500, 'intrepid-security'), (500, 'intrepid'), (500, 'hardy-updates'), (500, 'hardy-security'), (500, 'hardy')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=C, LC_CTYPE=C (charmap=ANSI_X3.4-1968) (ignored: LC_ALL set to C)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages libsnmp15 depends on:
ii  libc6              2.8~20080505-0ubuntu3 GNU C Library: Shared libraries
pn  libperl5.8         <none>                (no description available)
ii  libsensors3        1:2.10.5-3ubuntu1     library to read temperature/voltag
ii  libsnmp-base       5.4.1~dfsg-4ubuntu4   SNMP (Simple Network Management Pr
ii  libssl0.9.8        0.9.8g-10ubuntu1      SSL shared libraries

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