[GRASS5] nviz compile in grass51: source of problem

Radim Blazek blazek at itc.it
Mon Dec 2 06:06:02 EST 2002

On Saturday 30 November 2002 03:29 pm, you wrote:
> I agree with Radim that support in nviz should be extended through dbmi
> driver, but so far we don't have pg/mysql dbmi driver in grass5.0, so the
> source should compile under both trees with difficulty if still directly
> hooked to postgres and with access to odbc and dbf through dbmi.
> If we split the source of nviz (which I think we shouldn't) we then get
> maintaining both trees.

NVIZ in 5.0 and 5.1 differ anyway: 3D vectors, sites. 
To get pg driver in 5.0 should not be more work than to copy it from 5.1.
NVIZ based on DBMI would be end of problems with distribution of 2 versions
of binaries, but I don't think that 5.0.1(2) is good for such new feature.


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