Solaris Package Archive -- db 2.6.4

Solaris Package Archive

db 2.6.4

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What is it
db 2.6.4 (Berkeley DB) is a programmatic toolkit that provides high-performance embedded database support for both traditional and client/server applications.

The Berkeley DB access methods include B+tree, Extended Linear Hashing, Fixed and Variable-length records. Berkeley DB also includes full transactional support and database recovery, online backups, and separate access to locking, logging and shared memory caching subsystems.

Berkeley DB supports C, C++, Java and Perl APIs, and is available for a wide variety of UNIX platforms as well as Windows '95 and Windows NT (MSVC 4 and 5).

The main web site for the program is

Email To
Send bug reports to

Solaris Issues
Click here to read about the 32 bit and 64 bit Solaris 7 and 8 packages.

Source Code
You can download the source code from

Special Issues
When compiling this software, and often when using, you should pkgrm GNUgdbm since there exists incompatibilities with header files.

This version of Berkeley DB is used with Sendmail 8.9.2. You should install this package before you install Sendmail.

See the main packages README for installation information.