> I have added this to CVS under src/timezone and have > integrated this into configure.
Hi all, looks like I am trying to hit a fast moving target, but here is a patch for the changes I needed in order to get HEAD to build under win32/mingw after these recent timezone lib changes. I'm not sure how to enable USE_PGTZ, so for now I'm simply adding it to CPPFLAGS in Makefile.global after configuring. Presumably this'll be added to configure.in in due course. Alternatively, if it is decided to have this lib available on all platforms, perhaps there will be a configure option, in which case the provided patch would need to reference some new flag, as opposed to "ifeq ($(PORTNAME), win32)". Two other comments: * timezone/private.h looks like it should be picking up its constants in another way (ie. had to comment out HAVE_SYMLINK). Looks like we'll need to spend some time in this file if we want it platform independent. * pgwin32_TZDIR has the same hack as dfmgr.c:substitute_libpath_macro. Please note that a "generalised" win32 solution to this was rejected in a previous thread (http://archives.postgresql.org/pgsql-patches/2004-03/msg00365.php), as it was viewed as both restrictive (having to maintain a fixed PostgreSQL subdirectory structure, which IMHO is not an onerous restriction for win32; if anything it is expected by win32 users, and could simplify our installer) and it was also suggested that a platform independent solution would be preferable. However, to date I have seen no other solutions or suggestions. As it is, we currently have the worst of both worlds, in that we have two places in the code to maintain this kludge, a few more places that need it before we can go beta, *and* it requires a fixed subdirectory structure. Unless someone has any better ideas, I'm going to suggest resurrecting this patch... Cheers, Claudio --- Certain disclaimers and policies apply to all email sent from Memetrics. For the full text of these disclaimers and policies see <a href="http://www.memetrics.com/emailpolicy.html">http://www.memetrics.com/em ailpolicy.html</a>
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