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Re: readline and openbsd

From: Hal Snyder <hal(at)vailsys(dot)com>
To: Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net>
Cc: pgsql-patches(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: readline and openbsd
Date: 2000-10-26 18:07:50
Message-ID: 87lmvb8oi1.fsf@ghidra.vail (view raw, whole thread or download thread mbox)
Lists: pgsql-patches
Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net> writes:

> Hal Snyder writes:
> > I noticed a change in src/bin/psql/input.h dated 3 weeks ago.

> > It did not fix the problem that psql builds without command
> > history support on OpenBSD. Problem is that OpenBSD has history
> > support but no history.h file. Here's a patch:

> There needs to be some header file where the function is declared.
> Using undeclared functions doesn't work for people with C99
> compilers.


With the patch I submitted, psql compiled fine with gcc on several
recent releases of OpenBSD. It's great to get command history working.

But yes, there appears to be a glitch in the OpenBSD build such that
history.h is not installed into /usr/include/readline - will go after


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