warlord at MIT.EDU
Wed Oct 29 10:14:40 EDT 2008
Rolf Leggewie <no2spam at nospam.arcornews.de> writes:
> Rolf Leggewie wrote:
>> Phil Longstaff wrote:
>>> I'm using kubuntu 8.04. I have libdbi0, libdbi0-dev, libdbd-mysql and
>>> libdbd-sqlite3 (among other) packages installed.
>> I'm on Ubuntu as well. I was missing all of the above packages except
>> libdbi0. I have installed them now and will retry a compile.
> This is great. It is indeed working quite nicely now after I installed
> those packages and recompiled. Thank you so much for this. It will
> make my life a LOT easier, preparing reports and stuff (which I will do
>>From Openoffice Base now).
> Can the configure step somehow be finetuned to detect the missing libs
> and abort if --enable-dbi was given? I also think the menu entry "File
> - Database Connection" is present whether or not that flag is given.
> Shouldn't it be only available when the switch was turned on?
Yeah, it should get fixed.. If the user specifies --enable-dbi then
it should AC_MSG_ERROR() if configure cannot find it.
> Are you sure that Umlauts and other non-ASCII characters are correctly
> saved in MySQL?
We should test whether MySQL is using ISO or UTF8. I think it's a
configuration setting, and we should make sure we set it explicitly.
Derek Atkins, SB '93 MIT EE, SM '95 MIT Media Laboratory
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