[debian-mysql] Bug#590905: testing so far
vela at debian.org
Sun May 20 14:00:34 UTC 2012
Nicholas Bamber <nicholas at periapt.co.uk> writes:
> The attached debdiff seems to help gmysqlcc, mediatomb, mydumper,
> mysql-connector-++ to build.
>From what I can tell, "mysql_config --libs" and "mysql_config --libs_r"
still pull in other libraries? I really think they should be restricted
to "-lmysqlclient" and "-lmysqlclient_r" respectively. Every additional
dependency can complicate transitions and upgrades down the line, and
doesn't bring any upside. What we should be aiming for is the behavior
$ mysql_config | grep -- --libs
--libs [-rdynamic -L/usr/lib/mysql -lmysqlclient]
--libs_r [-rdynamic -L/usr/lib/mysql -lmysqlclient_r]
> It still fails for myodbc with the following error:
> stringutil.c:125:5: error: too many arguments to function 'my_free'
As Steve mentioned in #673264, you should test with the version from
experimental (it was building fine without "-lssl -lcrypto" when I
checked on Friday).
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