[packages/bacula-backup-mysql] - change default to mysqldump, mysqlhotcopy no longer exists in mysql 5.7 - rel 2

Elan Ruusamae glen at delfi.ee
Wed Apr 11 14:16:24 CEST 2018

On 4/11/18 10:06 AM, Grzesiek wrote:

> W dniu 11.04.2018 o 08:31, Jan Rękorajski pisze:
>> On Tue, 10 Apr 2018, Elan Ruusamäe wrote:
>>> um, this would break setups if they have not defined the default in
>>> their config.
>>> and you can still have mysqlhotcopy functional if you put mysql packages
>>> to hold (use custom build, older th-snapshot repos, etc)
>> This is distro wide support vs custom configs problem.
>> Sorry, but if distro does not ship mysqlhotcopy, then defaulting to it
>> will create non-functioning package.
> Bacula just should require >= mysql version that provides mysqldump, and
> it will solve the hold problem.

the mysqlhostcopy program was dropped, so the only require line i see is 
in bacula-backup-mysql package:

requires: mysqlhotcopy

but as baggins already said, no such package exists in distro anymore.

altho, we could just add such spec and use last version before upstream 
dropped it.

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