[GRASSLIST:1876] Re: mysql,pg drivers for 5.7
neteler at itc.it
Tue Nov 25 03:16:26 EST 2003
On Mon, Nov 24, 2003 at 07:12:31PM -0500, Christopher Fonnesbeck wrote:
> I am trying to use either mysql or postgresql to store attributes for a
> GRASS database I am building in GRASS 5.7 (since 5.0.2 does not work
> reliably with postgresql). Unfortunately when I try and manage the
> default settings using v.database as outlined in the tutorial, the only
> drivers are dbf and shp (since when is shapefile a database driver??).
On my system I have:
Set default driver / database for new vector attributes.
v.database [-p] [driver=name] [database=name]
-p print current values
driver driver name:
database Database name:
-> this indicates that your version was compiled without PostgreSQL/mySQL
> Nowhere does it say where to get the pg/mysql drivers, so I would be
> most appreicative of anyone who would point me in the right direction.
> It might be a good idea to include these in future releases.
Find some sample scripts to run 'configure' here:
Hope this helps,
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