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Re: Initdb not running on beos

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Cyril VELTER <cyril(dot)velter(at)libertysurf(dot)fr>
Cc: pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Initdb not running on beos
Date: 2000-11-27 21:09:46
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Cyril VELTER <cyril(dot)velter(at)libertysurf(dot)fr> writes:
>     Unfortunatly, there is no hard link on beos :=(. link and unlink are 
> there, but link always return "No such file or directory".

Somewhere right around here is where I am going to ask why we are
entertaining the idea of a BeOS port in the first place... it's
evidently not Unix or even trying hard to be close to Unix.

Bad enough to have dozens of #ifdef __BEOS__ already uglifying the code;
I don't intend to hold still for people saying "you can't use link()".

			regards, tom lane

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