[Opendnssec-user] dependency problem softhsm on Centos 7

Petr Spacek pspacek at redhat.com
Thu Oct 27 06:22:20 UTC 2016

On 26.10.2016 18:02, Maurice Mahieu wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm running  softhsm version on Centos7 which I build from source
> While running a yum update on  botan on CentOS7 I get:
> Error: Package: softhsm-1.3.7-1.el7.centos.x86_64 (installed)
>            Requires: libbotan-1.10.so.0()(64bit)
>            Removing: botan-1.10.9-4.el7.x86_64 (@epel-testing)
>                libbotan-1.10.so.0()(64bit)
>            Updated By: botan-1.10.13-1.el7.x86_64 (centos7_epel_x86_64)
>               ~libbotan-1.10.so.1()(64bit)
>  You could try using --skip-broken to work around the problem
>  You could try running: rpm -Va --nofiles --nodigest
> I remember when compiling softhsm I got a message that libbotan-1.10.so.0 was
> missing, that is why I used an older version of botan.
> Is there a way to update botan to the latest version without breaking softhsm ?


RHEL 7 is shipping SoftHSM 2.y.z, so I assume that CentOS is providing the
same package. Please migrate to version 2 which is based on OpenSSL. You will
avoid these problems.

Petr Spacek  @  Red Hat

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