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Re: Beta5 libpq Build broken with MS .NET 2003

From: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Tony and Bryn Reina <reina_ga(at)hotmail(dot)com>
Cc: Claudio Natoli <claudio(dot)natoli(at)memetrics(dot)com>,pgsql-hackers-win32(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Beta5 libpq Build broken with MS .NET 2003
Date: 2004-12-01 23:40:18
Message-ID: 200412012340.iB1NeIp10367@candle.pha.pa.us (view raw or flat)
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OK, I have applied this patch to make the suggested changes.

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Tony and Bryn Reina wrote:
> Thanks Claudio. The DLL compiles with those changes. Hopefully one of the 
> committers can make the appropriate patch.
> 
> -Tony
> 
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Claudio Natoli" <claudio(dot)natoli(at)memetrics(dot)com>
> To: "'Tony and Bryn Reina'" <reina_ga(at)hotmail(dot)com>; 
> <pgsql-hackers-win32(at)postgresql(dot)org>
> Sent: Tuesday, November 23, 2004 12:01 AM
> Subject: RE: [pgsql-hackers-win32] Beta5 libpq Build broken with MS .NET 
> 2003
> 
> 
> >
> > Hello Tony,
> >
> > the problem here is that the MS compiler has no definition of pid_t. 
> > Adding
> > a line like:
> >  typedef int pid_t;
> > to src\include\port\win32.h before line 111 will get you past this.
> >
> > It appears that you'll also need to comment out:
> > #include <unistd.h>
> > at line 24 of src\interfaces\libpq\fe-connect.c in order to complete the
> > libpq build (under VC++ at least). Lastly, psql builds with a whole host 
> > of
> > warnings, but appears functional.
> >
> > To the community at large, I've been out of touch for a while so not sure
> > how best to patch, but I HTH.
> >
> > Cheers,
> > Claudio
> >
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Tony and Bryn Reina [mailto:reina_ga(at)hotmail(dot)com]
> > Sent: Monday, 22 November 2004 8:59 PM
> > To: pgsql-hackers-win32(at)postgresql(dot)org
> > Subject: [pgsql-hackers-win32] Beta5 libpq Build broken with MS .NET 2003
> >
> >
> > I just downloaded 8.0beta5 to see if I could build libpq.dll with MS 
> > Visual
> > Studio .NET 2003 on Windows XP. The make file throws the error:
> >
> > Building the Win32 static library...
> >
> >        copy pthread.h.win32 pthread.h
> >        1 file(s) copied.
> >        echo #define SYSCONFDIR "" >pg_config_paths.h
> >        if not exist ".\Release/" mkdir ".\Release"
> >        cl.exe @C:\DOCUME~1\Tony\LOCALS~1\Temp\nm32F.tmp
> > getaddrinfo.c
> > c:\msys\1.0\home\Tony\postgresql-8.0.0beta5\src\include\port\win32.h(111) 
> > :
> > error C2146: syntax error : missing ')' before identifier 'pid'
> > c:\msys\1.0\home\Tony\postgresql-8.0.0beta5\src\include\port\win32.h(111) 
> > :
> > error C2144: syntax error : '<Unknown>' should be preceded by '<Unknown>'
> > c:\msys\1.0\home\Tony\postgresql-8.0.0beta5\src\include\port\win32.h(111) 
> > :
> > error C2144: syntax error : '<Unknown>' should be preceded by '<Unknown>'
> > c:\msys\1.0\home\Tony\postgresql-8.0.0beta5\src\include\port\win32.h(111) 
> > :
> > error C2143: syntax error : missing ')' before 'identifier'
> > c:\msys\1.0\home\Tony\postgresql-8.0.0beta5\src\include\port\win32.h(111) 
> > :
> > error C2061: syntax error : identifier 'pid'
> > c:\msys\1.0\home\Tony\postgresql-8.0.0beta5\src\include\port\win32.h(111) 
> > :
> > error C2059: syntax error : ';'
> > c:\msys\1.0\home\Tony\postgresql-8.0.0beta5\src\include\port\win32h(111) :
> > error C2059: syntax error : ')'
> > NMAKE : fatal error U1077: 'cl.exe' : return code '0x2'
> > Stop.
> > NMAKE : fatal error U1077: '"C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio .NET
> > 2003\VC7\BIN\nmake.exe"' : return code '0x2'
> > Stop.
> >
> >
> > I looked at the offending line in win32.h and don't immediately see any
> > errors with the ). Tried adding a ) before pid, but that causes more 
> > errors.
> > Perhaps someone smarter can see where the problem is.
> >
> > -Tony
> > 
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