HDBC-ODBC compile problem
dagit at codersbase.com
Mon Jul 17 13:59:07 EDT 2006
On 7/17/06, Robert Dockins <robdockins at fastmail.fm> wrote:
> On Jul 17, 2006, at 12:57 PM, Jason Dagit wrote:
> > Robert Dockins <robdockins <at> fastmail.fm> writes:
> >> Hello all,
> >> I'm having a problem compiling a HDBC-ODBC on Windows. I'm not sure
> >> if the problem is with hdbc-odbc or with the Windows GHC package or
> >> if I've done something stupid or what. Windows is not my native
> >> habitat, so forgive me if I've left out something obvious.
> >> I'm using a Cygwin shell, but I don't think that matters. As far as
> >> I can tell, the GHC package contains all the mingw stuff it needs.
> >> I'm using the GHC 6.4.2 package from http://www.haskell.org/ghc/
> >> download_ghc_642.html on a pretty standard Windows XP setup.
> >> The compile is failing during preprocessing: it looks like hsc2hs
> >> isn't finding something. It generates a bunch of syntax errors for
> >> basic types like ULONG, etc. Any help is appreciated. Thanks.
> >> Here is the output from the attempted compile session:
> > [snip compiler output]
> > I'm having the exact same build error on ghc-6.5 (visual haskell
> > actually) on
> > windows. I have no clue how to proceed which makes me sad because
> > I was really
> > looking forward to using HDBC. Maybe someone knows a work around?
> > I'm not on this list, yet, (sending this via gmane) so if you could
> > CC to me
> > that would be great.
> I got a resolution to this problem on a different mailing list:
> I've attached a patch that makes it work for me. It's not cross-
> platform happy, but it makes the Windows compile work. Darcs "get"
> from http://darcs.complete.org/hdbc-odbc/ and apply the patch.
Your patch did the trick. Thank you very much.
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