[Haskell-cafe] Re: latest hdbc-odbc

John Goerzen jgoerzen at complete.org
Fri Oct 12 17:04:08 EDT 2007

On 2007-10-11, jeff p <mutjida at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
>   When building the latest hdbc-odbc ( on a linux box with
> ghc6.6.1, I get the following warnings:
>       [7 of 7] Compiling Database.HDBC.ODBC ( Database/HDBC/ODBC.hs,
> dist/build/Database/HDBC/ODBC.o )
>     hdbc-odbc-helper.c: In function â:

That's a mighty suspicious function name, but as far as I can tell, that
aside, these are probably harmless.

> then, after installing the package I get the following error/strange behavior:

There was a line missing in the cabal file.

I have posted to
which fixes it.

-- John

>     Prelude> :t Database.HDBC.ODBC.connectODBC
>     /usr/local/lib/HDBC-odbc-
>     Declaration for connectODBC:
>       Failed to load interface for `Database.HDBC.ODBC.ConnectionImpl':
>         Use -v to see a list of the files searched for.
>     Cannot continue after interface file error
> Can anyone shed light on what is going wrong? Is it something I can
> fix, or is the distribution buggy?
> thanks,
>   Jeff

John Goerzen
Author, Foundations of Python Network Programming

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