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Re: (ITS#8202) openldap assumes printf has %z
Howard Chu wrote:
> firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>> Full_Name: Ian Donaldson
>> Version: 2.4.41
>> OS: Solaris 9
>> URL: ftp://ftp.openldap.org/incoming/
>> Submission from: (NULL) (22.214.171.124)
>> Built 2.4.41 on Solaris 9; ran 'make check' which failed to start slapd with
>> the following errors:
> Thanks for the report. Not sure that it's worth our taking any action though.
> The last release of Solaris 9 was 10 years ago, and it has been end-of-life'd
> by Oracle.
For reference: Solaris 9 EOL
In short it means Solaris 9 is no longer eligible for any Oracle updates
including security updates, fixes, patches or any other changes. Solaris 9
went into sustaining support in October 2014.
Since Oracle is no longer providing any patches for this OS, I don't see much
reason for us to either. Fortunately you are free to patch and build OpenLDAP
for yourself for as long as you wish.
-- Howard Chu
CTO, Symas Corp. http://www.symas.com
Director, Highland Sun http://highlandsun.com/hyc/
Chief Architect, OpenLDAP http://www.openldap.org/project/