--enable-dbi in configure

Colin Law clanlaw at googlemail.com
Fri Feb 10 11:00:16 EST 2012

On 10 February 2012 15:58, John Ralls <jralls at ceridwen.us> wrote:
> On Feb 10, 2012, at 7:44 AM, Derek Atkins wrote:
>> On Fri, February 10, 2012 10:34 am, Colin Law wrote:
>>> Well I have just built 2.4 branch with
>>> ./configure --prefix=/path/to/install/to/gnucash
>>> --enable-compile-warnings --with-html-engine=webkit
>>> --disable-error-on-warning
>>> and the database backends appear to be enabled, at least when I do
>>> Save As I get the mysql option and it brings up the mysql database
>>> connection dialog.  I don't have a mysql server available on that
>>> machine so I can't easily test that it actually saves.
>> Looking at configure.ac (on trunk), it does appear that the default is
>> --enable-dbi and you need to explicitly --disable-dbi to turn it off if
>> you don't want it.
> Damn. Not only did I miss that when I looked at it an hour ago, it's been the case for two years... since 2.3.12.

OK, no problem.
Thanks all.


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