Subject: Re: PostgreSQL
To: D'Arcy J.M. Cain <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Adam Ciarcinski <email@example.com>
Date: 09/18/1999 13:32:09
> I know that 6.5.2 will be out shortly but if someone can check out the
> package at ftp://ftp.druid.net/pub/distrib/pgsql-pkg.tgz we could
> get 6.5.1 going and have ELF support. Later, going to 6.5.2 should
> be trivial.
> Then perhaps someone can look at PR6971 and put my PyGreSQL package up
> as well.
> If there is some reason not to put these packages up I would really
> prefer that someone tell me why so I don't keep wasting my time. The
> PR was submitted back in February with followups in March and June.
If anyone can test PostgreSQL-6.5.2 package, please fetch the package
source files from
and extract them into pkgsrc/databases/postgresql (remove the old files
Shared libraries should build with LIBTOOL. Tested on NetBSD-i386, yet.
BTW: I'm afraid that [Automatic ELF shared object handling] doesn't work
well with libraries contating '+' (and maybe some other characters) in their