Install ruby-postgres binding with postgres 8.1

Pat Maddox pergesu at
Wed Nov 16 13:41:30 GMT 2005

I managed to get this working.  If anyone's interested, I wrote up a
short guide to upgrading to 8.1

On 11/16/05, Pat Maddox <pergesu at> wrote:
> I want to install the ruby-postgres binding
> (ports/databases/ruby-postgres), and I've got postgres 8.1 installed
> on my machine.  When I do 'make install', it starts to download
> postgresql-client-7.4.9, and then fails because that conflicts with
> postgresql-client-8.1.0, which I have installed.  I'd like to somehow
> remove the dependency on 7.4.9 and compile against can I
> do this?
> Thanks,
> Pat

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