[postgis-devel] FreeBSD broke with autoconf-based build

strk at refractions.net strk at refractions.net
Tue Nov 1 09:27:11 PST 2005

I've fixed this copying the ELF_SYSTEM detection code from 
PostgresSQL autoconf script.


On Tue, Nov 01, 2005 at 12:32:41PM +0100, strk at refractions.net wrote:
> I'm having troubles building postgis HEAD on freebsd
> using the new autoconf-based scripts.
> The Makefile.shlib file copied by pgsql sources
> adds a -Bforcearchive flag to LINK.shared with
> arch is freebsd, but the flag seems to be
> unsupported (this is from 7.2.1 to 8.0.0)
> Weird enough PostgreSQL build works fine
> (no -Bforcearchive flag used)
> If I remove the -Bforcearchive flag from Makefile.shlib
> everything seems to work fine.
> I suppose (but didn't test) that this would also fail with
> pgxs.  Are there freebsd users around to test this ?
> --strk;
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