[users] Request for newer SQLite

Tom G. Christensen tgc at statsbiblioteket.dk
Thu Oct 30 08:25:13 CET 2008

Alfred von Campe wrote:
> Last month I requested the following:
>> Our environment is based on CentOS 5, and I am trying to use a
>> third party application that requires SQLite V3.4 or newer.  CentOS
>> currently ships with SQLite 3.3.6, and the version of SQLite in
>> RPMforge is even older (V2.8.17).  Any chance of getting SQLite
>> V3.4 or newer (I believe V3.6.2 is current) built for redhat/el5?
> Any chance of getting a newer SQLite build into RPMforge? 

sqlite is an important system library which yum depends on.
I doubt rpmforge will want to upgrade it.

> If someone
> points me in the right directions, I can do any prep work that may
> need to be done.
Grab the rpmforge specfile from SVN (svn.rpmforge.net), update it to the 
sqlite version you need and rebuild.
Submit the changes to the list and hope for the best.


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