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Re: (ITS#5672) Build of back-ndb fails - back-ndb.h:26:22: error: NdbApi.hpp: No such file or directory
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- Subject: Re: (ITS#5672) Build of back-ndb fails - back-ndb.h:26:22: error: NdbApi.hpp: No such file or directory
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- Date: Sat, 30 Aug 2008 21:55:55 GMT
> firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>> email@example.com wrote:
>>> Full_Name: Michael Ströder
>>> Version: HEAD
>>> OS: Linux
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>>> Submission from: (NULL) (188.8.131.52)
>>> I think this says it all:
>>> back-ndb.h:26:22: error: NdbApi.hpp: No such file or directory
>>> I could provide the complete build output if needed.
> As such, this section Works As Designed. ITS will be closed...
Reconsidering... I guess we could add checks for the presence of the required
header files and libraries. I'm reluctant to do a full AC_CHECK_HEADER here
because that will only succeed if we enable C++ in the configure script, and
right now the extra overhead of enabling C++ in libtool doesn't seem worth it.
As such, we could just do an AC_PREPROC_IFELSE here.
(Obviously the back-ndb Makefile requires C++, and it's currently a hack that
assumes g++. Frankly I'm revolted at the use of C++ here, but NDB doesn't
offer a pure C alternative. I'm stromgly opposed to incurring the overhead of
C++ support across the rest of the source tree just for this backend.)
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