yaz - Z39.50 protocol server and client

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 15.0
Repository Education all
Package name yaz
Package version 5.22.0
Package release lp150.115.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 1.79 MB
Download size 508.17 KB
Official Mirror widehat.opensuse.org
This package contains both a test-server and clients (normal & ssl) for
the ANSI/NISO Z39.50 protocol for Information Retrieval.  SRW and SRU
clients and servers are also supported.


Package Version Architecture Repository
yaz-5.8.1-lp150.1.5.x86_64.rpm 5.8.1 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
yaz - - -


Name Value
libc.so.6(GLIBC_2.14)(64bit) -
libicui18n.so.60.2()(64bit) -
libicuuc.so.60.2()(64bit) -
libpthread.so.0()(64bit) -
libpthread.so.0(GLIBC_2.2.5)(64bit) -
libreadline.so.7()(64bit) -
libxml2.so.2()(64bit) -
libxml2.so.2(LIBXML2_2.4.30)(64bit) -
libxml2.so.2(LIBXML2_2.5.7)(64bit) -
libxml2.so.2(LIBXML2_2.6.0)(64bit) -
libyaz.so.5()(64bit) -
libyaz_icu.so.5()(64bit) -
libyaz_server.so.5()(64bit) -


Name Value
yaz = 5.22.0-lp150.115.1
yaz(x86-64) = 5.22.0-lp150.115.1


Type URL
Binary Package yaz-5.22.0-lp150.115.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package yaz-5.22.0-lp150.115.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the Education repository:
    # zypper addrepo http://widehat.opensuse.org/opensuse/repositories/Education/openSUSE_Leap_15.0/ education
  2. Install yaz rpm package:
    # zypper install yaz




2017-07-03 - lars@linux-schulserver.de
- Update to 5.22.0
+ rdf-lookup: Add timeout configuration option YAZ-891
Add yaz_url_set_timeout
+ rdf-lookup: report error if X-Path cannot be compiled YAZ-890
+ rdf-lookup: avoid double dash in generated XML comments
+ rdf-lookup: fix misleading log on rdf-failures YAZ-884
+ Add documentation for <param> tag in xslt retrieval facility doc
+ comstack: Fix compilation error if getaddrinfo does not exist
+ yaz-url: ignore content-length for HTTP method HEAD YAZ-878
+ retrieval: fix incorrect backend schema YAZ-877
+ record_conv: allow HTTP method to be set for authority lookup
+ record_conv: change error for unsupported backend element
+ New type, rdf-lookup, for record conversion system (retrieval)
+ Fix yaz_url_exec sending same uri for 2nd call
+ cql2pqf: relation modifiers with name and value are converted
to proximity with unit=element. Left operand is the the primary
index and term. Right operand is attribute index-name mapping of name
and value being the relation modifier value. For example,
dc.title =/dc.language=dk kirke
could be mapped to
@prox 0 0 0 0 k 8 @attr 1=4 "kirke" @attr 1=54 dk
+ Add ProximityUnit map to/from string utility
+ New functions z_ProxUnit_to_str and z_str_to_ProxUnit.
+ Allow multi-byte indicators for MARC subsystem
+ JSON: to the spec check of number
+ JSON: strict \uxxxx sequence
+ JSON: fail for nesting more than 1000 levels
+ JSON: distinguish between EOF and error
+ CCL: fix r=o, r=r WRT inherited attributes YAZ-864
+ ZOOM C: tweak when connection failed is returned
+ ZOOM C: deal with excess bytes HTTPS case YAZ-833
+ Fix ZOOM: crash extended services diagnostics YAZ-846
+ Make yaz_log_reopen async-signal YAZ-845
+ Add lock/unlock for YAZ log writes YAZ-843
+ Fix yaz-client command args parsing broken YAZ-855
+ yaz-client: deal with excess bytes HTTPS case YAZ-833
+ Allow Content-Type application/sru+xml YAZ-840
+ New yaz_xml_get_prop utility YAZ-839
+ Extend get_org_info (snippets) to return original string YAZ-836
+ Deal with excess bytes in HTTP response for keepalive YAZ-830
+ Refactor ssl_put and tcpip_put to one function YAZ-832
+ Refactor ssl_get and tcpip_get to one function YAZ-831
+ Fix SEGV yaz-client for HTTP decoding error YAZ-829
+ Fix buffer overflow in cmd_elements in yaz-client YAZ-828
+ Use CONNECT for SSL backends and for Z39.50 thru HTTP proxy YAZ-825
+ Fix http proxy fails with yaz-client YAZ-824
+ Fix 0 ptr reference for OPAC records from XML YAZ-822
+ Extend yaz daemon facility to assist int log rotation YAZ-818 YAZ-819
+ Moved YAZ and many other software components to GitHub
- yaz-record-conv now installed and packaged
- Adjust and rename code cleanup patches (yaz-4.1.7-codecleanup.diff
and yaz-4.1.7-client.diff)
- removed yaz-4.2.47-implicit_definitions.patch: somehow fixed
upstream (no compiler warnings any more)
2015-01-15 - lars@linux-schulserver.de
- Update to 5.8.1:
+ record conv: 'select' return org record if no x-path match YAZ-814
+ retrieval: pick matched element-set rule YAZ-813
+ Fix crash in record conv rule 'select' YAZ-812
+ record_conv: selection by X-Path YAZ-811
That's a new step in record conversion system (<select path=".."/>)
+ Document record render parameters for ZOOM - including base64
+ Fix application/x-www-form-urlencoded + empty YAZ-810
A SEGV occurred if Content-Type was "application/x-www-form-urlencoded"
and empty content was supplied.
+ Fix yaz-iconv man page for typos and incorrect example. YAZ-809
+ Fail hard if Bison is not found and is needed YAZ-808
+ Enable YAZ backtrace for programs YAZ-802
+ Fix daemon: parent process stops before child YAZ-806
Try to fix the situation where parent process stops before
child has acknowledged it .. SIGUSR2 back!
+ daemon: log message when keepalive stops.
- rename libpackage to libyaz5 to follow library naming
- small specfile cleanup

See Also

Package Description
yaz-doc-5.22.0-lp150.115.1.noarch.rpm Documentation for yaz (Z39.50 Library)
zlibrary-data-0.99.4-lp150.36.1.noarch.rpm Data files for Zlibrary
zlibrary-devel-0.99.4-lp150.36.1.x86_64.rpm Development files for zlibrary
zlibrary0_99-0.99.4-lp150.36.1.x86_64.rpm Cross-platform GUI library