r23186 - gnucash/trunk - Bug 654196 - "make check" fails when built with --enable-dbi

John Ralls jralls at ceridwen.us
Sat Sep 21 11:50:03 EDT 2013

On Sep 21, 2013, at 1:10 AM, Geert Janssens <janssens-geert at telenet.be> wrote:

> Would it make sense to also point out the other option here: disable dbi support again by 
> dropping the --enable_dbi option ?


On Sep 21, 2013, at 2:45 AM, Geert Janssens <janssens-geert at telenet.be> wrote:
> And in addition to my previous comment: this code actually breaks configure on my system 
> (Fedora 19, 64 bit):
> checking dbi/dbi.h usability... yes
> checking dbi/dbi.h presence... yes
> checking for dbi/dbi.h... yes
> src/optional/python-bindings/Makefile.am:117: warning: filter-out gnucash_core_c.py,
> ${PYTHON_LINK_FILES}: non-POSIX variable name
> src/optional/python-bindings/Makefile.am:117: (probably a GNU make extension)
> checking Looking for at least one supported DBD module... 
> configure: error: in `/home/janssege/Development/Builds/gnucash-f19-trunk':
> configure: error: 
> Unable to find any of the supported dbd modules (libdbdsqlite3, libdbdmysql, or libdbdpgsql) 
> needed to actually use the SQL backend. Please install one or more of them to proceed.
> See `config.log' for more details
> make: *** [config.status] Error 1
> make: *** Waiting for unfinished jobs....

Hmm. I tested on debian, not fedora, and I don't yet have a fedora-19 VM.
Can you look in config.log and see what failed?

John Ralls

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