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readline library not found

From: "G(dot) J(dot) Walsh" <gjwalsh(at)dscdirectionalservices(dot)com>
To: pgsql-novice(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: readline library not found
Date: 2007-10-24 23:44:20
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I am attempting to build postgresql from source because there is a clear
need on our system to place the directories in the default
location, /usr/local/pgsql, while my distro places them in /var/lib.
Strictly a matter of disc array management.

The config is straightforward:

./configure \
--without-docdir \
--with-includes=/usr/local/include/readline \
--with-pgport=5432 \

This results in one error: 'readline library not found', even 'though I
specified the directories for readlines libraries and includes.

In /usr/local/lib are:

libreadline.a -> ->

In 'Beginning PHP and PostgreSQL 8' there is mention of a possible
problem with this, which was why I specified the directories.

If I configure --without-readline, things are quite 'happy'.

Guess this is so obvious i can't see the forest for the trees.

Anyone able to point me in a better direction?



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