MySQL from ports on FreeBSD 5.1

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Thu Aug 21 05:45:32 PDT 2003

On Thu, Aug 21, 2003 at 01:49:49PM +0100, Wayne Pascoe wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm having problems building MySQL from ports on FreeBSD 5.1-RELEASE-p2.
> In /usr/ports/databases/mysql323-server I'm doing make install. After
> quite a while, I get the following error:
> checking if conversion of longlong to float works... Segmentation fault
> (core dumped)
> no
> configure: error: Your compiler cannot convert a longlong value to a
> float!  If you are using gcc 2.8.# you should upgrade to egcs 1.0.3 or
> newer and try again
There's a problem with mysql 323 on fbsd 5.x - search the problem
reports summary page for 'mysql'.
There's a patch for it included in one of the follow up reports.


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