[Mapserver-users] Building MapServer for Max OS X (10.3)
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Thu Jul 8 19:57:01 EDT 2004
Woohoo! I was a bit under the weather today, enough to stay home, not
enough that I couldn't add a MapServer build page to my site. Also
reorganized the general info a bit.
About PostGreSQL + PostGIS - yeah, there were some issues back then,
but even as far back as 7.3.3 I got it working with a simple configure,
make, install. The key was to NOT use a -O3 optimizing CFLAG (that was
an old habit of mine). You shouldn't have to use Fink. I haven't
tried PostGre recently (7.4.x + 0.8.x), but it should be easy, no-fuss.
(PostGIS is not a big priority for me, but I could check it out if you
Take a look, let me know if you have any questions, enjoy.
On Jul 8, 2004, at 12:48 PM, Bill Stephenson wrote:
> On Jul 6, 2004, at 10:06 PM, Ken-ichi Ueda wrote:
>> I got MS up and running on my PowerBook a month or two ago, mostly
>> using the directions you've found (which are great). My only qualm
>> is that I highly advise avoiding Fink altogether.
> Hi Ken-ichi,
> I really appreciate the fast reply and helpful tips.
> What about this excerpt about installing postgresql from the
> instruction page:
> " Note that you must first download and install 'fink' from
> sourceforge.net. The instructions at developer.apple.com (link in
> previous paragraph) show how to use fink to download something called
> 'readline'. "
> Is there a better way to do this, or does it not apply if your
> installing PostgreSQL-7.4.3 on OS X 10.3?
> Kindest Regards,
> Bill Stephenson
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> Mapserver-users at lists.gis.umn.edu
William Kyngesburye <kyngchaos at charter.net>
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