Problem with Horde 3.3 in EPEL

Stephen John Smoogen smooge at
Thu Jul 22 20:55:48 UTC 2010

Thanks for the issue.

nb owns horde so I think he would be best on 'fixing' htis with you.
Either putting it in a seperate package or included in horde.

On Thu, Jul 22, 2010 at 10:50, Chris Adams <cmadams at> wrote:
> I just realized that my Horde install is broken because EPEL upgraded to
> 3.3.  The problem is that when upgrading from 3.2.x to 3.3.x, you have
> to run "php scripts/upgrades/2008-08-29_fix_mdb2_sequences.php"; that
> script requires MDB2_Schema, which is not available in EPEL (or even
> Fedora, so I guess the same Horde problem exists there).
> I tried to package up the latest MDB2_Schema (0.8.5), and it won't build
> on RHEL 5, because it needs (at least) newer php-pear and MDB2.  I got
> an older version (0.8.0) to package up and install on RHEL 5, and it
> seems to have run the Horde upgrade script okay.
> I am not a PHP person, so I don't know if my package is anywhere close
> to correct.  Is there a good way to get someone with PHP (and PHP
> packaging) clue to add this to Fedora and EPEL?  I probably would not be
> a good maintainer for this myself.
> --
> Chris Adams <cmadams at>
> Systems and Network Administrator - HiWAAY Internet Services
> I don't speak for anybody but myself - that's enough trouble.
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