>>>>> "Pete" == Pete French <pfrench@stripped> writes:
>> Peter, thanks for the patch. I've changed it quite a bit.
>> Here's what I've applied. Please try the next MySQL release and
>> let me know if it works for you. If you're up to it, you could
>> try building the server as well, to see what happens.
Pete> O.K., I got *37 this morning and gave it a shot. This is just trying to
Pete> build the client libraries. havent had a try and server yet.
Pete> The package now configures fine out of the box. In order to get
Pete> the ibraries to compile I had to make on change to libmysql.c - the
Pete> include of <global.h> needs to come first as this is where your patch to
Pete> undefine the windows symbols occurs.
I have now applied the patches to MySQL 3.23.37;
Hope Tim can help you with the configure problem.
Pete> The 'make install' fails on the installation of the eexcutables. This
Pete> appears to be due to the fact that the configure script is recognising
Pete> the executable extenssion as '.exe' but this is not being used
Pete> throughout. I get lines thus:
Pete> /bin/sh ../libtool --mode=install /cygnus/CYGWIN~1/H-I586~1/bin/install -c mysql
Pete> Which is correctly trying to install to 'mysql.exe', but wrongly looking
Pete> for the file 'mysql'.
Pete> Hope this helps...