[freetds] "--with-prefix" doesn't work + hanging 'make check'
Lowden, James K
LowdenJK at bernstein.com
Fri May 20 13:43:32 EDT 2005
> From: eodonnell at lineone.net
> Sent: Friday, May 20, 2005 1:29 PM
> I managed to get this installed (with your help) a few weeks
> ago. Unfortunately, I have two problems to get over before I
> can use it where it's actually needed.
> 1) Despite: logging in as root > clearing the old install >
> making a /usr/local/freetds directory > issuing
> ./configure --with-tdsver=7.0 --with-prefix=/usr/local/freetds > make
> make install
> nothing is installed to /usr/local/freetds.
See "configure --help | grep prefix": there's no --with.
The configure script accepts parameters that it doesn't itself use.
This is a well-known behavior, an it actually has advantages in some
To check that your binaries actually have the compiled-in defaults you
intended, use "tsql -C".
> 2) I can no longer successfully 'make check'. It gets as far
> as 'Trying declare, rows , open in one SEND' but just hangs
> indefinitely. The server specified in PWD can be accessed
> using tsql. The last lines of make check are shown below.
Does the account in PWD have the right to create tables? blk_in will
fail if not. You can check the TDSDUMP log for errors if you're not
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