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Re: [CYGWIN] Perl with Postrges under Cygwin
- From: "Jim.George" <jim dot george at blueyonder dot co dot uk>
- To: "Gerrit @ cygwin" <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Sun, 16 Jun 2002 22:15:54 +0100
- Subject: Re: [CYGWIN] Perl with Postrges under Cygwin
- Reply-to: jim dot george at blueyonder dot co dot uk
> > I downloaded DBD::Pg but the README.win32 talks about Active-Perl, NT4, and
> Huh? We are talking about Cygwin. No Win32 is involved here.
My faul I'm very new to perl and didn't know what I was doing.
> > <snip>
> Just use the CPAN module:
> Call on the command line:
> $ cpan
> And on the CPAN shell do (after init if neccessary):
> cpan> install DBI
Brilliant no problems at all.
> cpan> install DBD::Pg
This failed due to the POSTGRESS_INCLUDE and POSTGRESS_LIB environment
variables. My problem is that I don't know what to set the variables
to as they don't appear to agree with my directories. Could you tell
me what you believe they should be or could be?
> Thats it.
Well nearly ;)
> If you got problems with the latest DBD::Pg version, post the
> output of the single calls 'perl Makefile.PL' and 'make' of the
> DBD::Pg build.
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