> -----Original Message----- > From: Tom Lane [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] > Sent: 09 December 2005 14:33 > To: Dave Page > Cc: Hiroshi Saito; Magnus Hagander; Bruce Momjian; PostgreSQL-patches > Subject: Re: [PATCHES] CVS of 8.1.x MS-VC6 probrem. > > "Dave Page" <email@example.com> writes: > > As one of the people who has had the joy of maintaining this in the > > past, I wanted to drop it as you may remember but that was > rejected on > > the basis that someone somewhere might want to use their > own VC++ build > > over our precompiled versions for some reason. > > > Now that there is a project on pgFoundry allowing builds of > the entire > > server using VC++, perhaps we should rethink that decision? > > I recall wanting to drop it too. Wasn't the argument about > whether the > libpq.dll we produce would work nicely in a VC++ project? If it does, > then I'm willing to push the problem off to the pgFoundry project.
It works perfectly well - pgAdmin is built with VC++ on windows for example, as is psqlODBC. > (Of course that would be a change for 8.2, not something we > should drop > in existing branches.) Goes without saying doesn't it? :-) Regards, Dave ---------------------------(end of broadcast)--------------------------- TIP 1: if posting/reading through Usenet, please send an appropriate subscribe-nomail command to [EMAIL PROTECTED] so that your message can get through to the mailing list cleanly