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Re: [GENERAL] Postgres on MacOS... Is it even a possibility?

From: Emmanuel DISCORS <webmaster(at)advl(dot)org>
To: Dave White <davew(at)landie(dot)demon(dot)co(dot)uk>, Jesse Scott <jscott(at)bmi(dot)net>, <pgsql-general(at)postgresql(dot)org>, pgsql-interfaces(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: [GENERAL] Postgres on MacOS... Is it even a possibility?
Date: 2000-03-03 13:59:30
Message-ID: 00030315064401.00428@sultan (view raw, whole thread or download thread mbox)
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Hi to All,

Maybe a stupid question ; but using postgresql odbc client on Win OS computer I
don't know how to do the same thing on a MAC OS  client.
How to connect postgresql server (running under Linux) from MAC OS via ODBC ?
If possible free solutions are available ?

Many thanks.

Emmanuel DISCORS
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Le jeu, 02 mar 2000, Dave White a crit :
> Jesse Scott wrote:
> > I was wondering if anyone has thought about MacOS support.  Is it even
> > possible?  Is there some great impediment to porting or is it just that
> > there is not enough need to justify the effort?
> If you mean for client access then the libpq library should be a
> possibility, I've had a look at it and started the port but ran out of time.
> (I spent a day on it...) It doesn't, on the face of it, look like a HUGE job
> as all the comms calls go through a handful of routines. I intend to port it
> over sometime in the next few months as part of a large project I am working
> on. Of course, if anyone else has already done it...
> The server itself is another story... I doubt that it would be practical or
> desirable to run the server on Mac OS unless it is running on Mac OS X in
> which case porting it across should be straight forward.
> regards
> Dave White
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