[freetds] freetds 0.6.4 breaks compatibility

Norbert Sendetzky norbert at linuxnetworks.de
Wed Aug 16 13:34:27 EDT 2006


On Wednesday 16 August 2006 18:00, freetds-request at lists.ibiblio.org wrote:
> You're mistaken, nothing changed in 0.64 (not 0.6.4) that would affect
> this.  The "missing" dbopen is intentional, to avoid a collision with
> the function of the same name in Berkeley DB.
>
> Apparently your FreeTDS 0.63 (not 0.6.3) was configured using the
> --enable-sybase-compat flag.  If you want 0.64 to have the dbopen
> symbol, then you just need to configure it the same way.

That may have caused by headaches because I've upgraded from debian freetds 
package to a self compiled freetds-0.6.4 and they probably have set this 
option.

Thanks for explaining


Norbert
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