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Re: [INTERFACES] RE: [QUESTIONS] pgaccess

From: "Brett W(dot) McCoy" <bmccoy(at)lan2wan(dot)com>
To: Constantin Teodorescu <teo(at)flex(dot)ro>
Cc: "Jackson, DeJuan" <djackson(at)cpsgroup(dot)com>, pgsql-questions(at)postgreSQL(dot)org, PostgreSQL Interfaces <pgsql-interfaces(at)postgreSQL(dot)org>
Subject: Re: [INTERFACES] RE: [QUESTIONS] pgaccess
Date: 1998-05-06 18:45:37
Message-ID: Pine.BSI.3.91.980506144205.16493E-100000@access1.lan2wan.com (view raw or flat)
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On Wed, 6 May 1998, Constantin Teodorescu wrote:

> Yes. PgAccess need libpgtcl.so and libpq.so to be in the system /lib
> directory.
> 
> PostgreSQL 6.3.2 had a little bug that was quickly fixed. He didn't
> define LINUX_ELF and the Makefile refused to generate the shared 
> libraries (so).

That's exactly the answer I wanted to the question, where are the shared 
libaries?  Thanks, Constantin!

> In RedHat 5.0, they decided to move the crypt function used by postgres
> from the libc library to a separate library libcrypt.so  You will need
> to add -lcrypt when linking libpgtcl. 

I think I ran into a similar problem a few months back with some other 
software I was installing completely unrelated to postgres, and 
discovered this.  I'll put in those fixes.  Thanks again.

Brett W. McCoy           
                                         http://www.lan2wan.com/~bmccoy
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