[Qgis-developer] Deploying Python Plugins that require PostgreSQL drivers

Andreas Neumann a.neumann at carto.net
Sat Jan 24 13:24:42 EST 2009

thanks for the hint - I will try on Monday when I am back at work. My 
own Mac Laptop has all the dev-tools installed anyway.

I will report back if it worked.


William Kyngesburye wrote:
> Try copying the /Developer/Applications/Qt/plugins/sqldrivers folder 
> into the Contents/plugins folder of one of the pre-built Qgis apps 
> (next to the imageformats forlder that should already be there).
> This should enable the Qt sql drivers.
> On Jan 23, 2009, at 3:17 AM, Andreas Neumann wrote:
>> I still have no good luck deploying my Plugin with the Postgresql driver
>> dependency.
>> These Apple computers don't have gcc and other dev tools installed 
>> and it
>> would be quite an efforts to install all the necessary dev-tools on each
>> Mac.
>> I was neither able to install Psycopg nor the necessary qtsql drivers.
>> On my own private Macbook it works fine, since I have all the Unix tools
>> installed.
>> I would very much appreciate if one of the Mac QGIS-users would have a
>> hint how I could deploy psycopg or the QPSQL qtsql driver.
>> Thanks,
>> Andreas

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