[Bug 261523] [exp-run] Change default db5 (deprecated and EOLd) to db18

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Date: Thu, 27 Jan 2022 19:30:27 UTC

            Bug ID: 261523
           Summary: [exp-run] Change default db5 (deprecated and EOLd) to
           Product: Ports & Packages
           Version: Latest
          Hardware: Any
                OS: Any
            Status: New
          Severity: Affects Many People
          Priority: ---
         Component: Individual Port(s)
          Assignee: ports-bugs@FreeBSD.org
          Reporter: devnull@apt322.org
                CC: lwhsu@FreeBSD.org

Created attachment 231394
  --> https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/attachment.cgi?id=231394&action=edit
Patch - Default BDB 5 to 18

First of all, I appologize to open bug on "Individual Ports" component.
I know that "Ports Framework" should be correct, but only "Individual Port(s)"
appears for me. Maybe I don't have permission.

So, if you can change the fields, that would be great.

db5 is very outdated (with possible security issues), and since today
(2022-01-27), this port was abandoned by maintainer.

The current version db18 is the most up-to-date and is maintained by ports.

db is required as needed (directly or indirectly) by many applications commonly
used like Apache Httpd Server and Git-svn, so I proposed this patch for

Please perform an exp-run with this patch applied.


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