[freetds] freetds compile issues on solaris 8 sparc

Les Gondor les at adanac.net
Thu Sep 2 14:54:16 EDT 2004

Does your PATH environment variable include '/usr/ccs/bin'? That is the 
default location of Sun's 'ar', as part of package SUNWbtool.


Becerra, Marrcello wrote:
> I am having trouble getting freetds .053 to compile on Solaris 8 sparc.
> Here is the following error after running make
> (cd .libs && rm -f libtds.so.0 && ln -s libtds.so.0.0.0 libtds.so.0)
> (cd .libs && rm -f libtds.so && ln -s libtds.so.0.0.0 libtds.so)
> ar cru .libs/libtds.a  mem.o token.o util.o login.o read.o write.o convert.o
> num
> eric.o config.o query.o iconv.o
> ../../libtool: ar: not found
> *** Error code 1
> make: Fatal error: Command failed for target `libtds.la'
> Current working directory /export/home/xer/db/freetds-0.53.orig/src/tds
Les Gondor                           les at adanac.net
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