[postgis-devel] Re: pgsql sources dependency relief ([tgl at sss.pgh.pa.us: Re: [HACKERS] FreeBSD broke with autoconf-based build])

alex bodnaru alexbodn at 012.net.il
Tue Nov 1 17:00:03 PST 2005


we dropped the dependency on the entire postgresql source tree, and we
should add step by step things that turn to be missing.

though i have no freebsd machine, i can't test it, but please try to
copy the "elf" related stuff from the postgresql configure and
configure.in to our respective files.


strk at refractions.net wrote:
> Comments from Tom Lane about how wrong we're doing things.
> Alex, do you see quick solutions ?
> --strk;
> ----- Forwarded message from Tom Lane <tgl at sss.pgh.pa.us> -----
> Date: Tue, 01 Nov 2005 12:28:26 -0500
> From: Tom Lane <tgl at sss.pgh.pa.us>
> Subject: Re: [HACKERS] FreeBSD broke with autoconf-based build 
> To: strk at refractions.net
> Cc: pgsql-hackers at postgresql.org
> strk at refractions.net writes:
>>We'll have to add a check for ELF_SYSTEM in our own configure script.
>>Wouldn't this be a problem for pgxs-compiled modules as well ?
> No, because they import the PG installation's Makefile.global.  If you
> are importing Makefile.shlib and not Makefile.global, you are doing
> things seriously wrong.
> 			regards, tom lane
> ----- End forwarded message -----

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