[Postgres-xl-developers] FreeBSD Port

Tomas Vondra tomas.vondra at 2ndquadrant.com
Thu Jun 15 03:21:35 PDT 2017

Hi John,

Thanks for the patches - I'll look at them more closely either today or 
tomorrow. Replacing "ex" with "sed" seems fine, so chances are I'll 
commit that right away.

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On 6/15/17 6:46 AM, John Schneider wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm working on a FreeBSD port for Postgres-XL and have had some success 
> compiling and packaging it with basic options.
> So far, I've found that two patches are necessary.  I've attached them 
> for your reference.  I suggest applying the patch for 
> contrib/pgxc_ctl/make_signature your source in git.  This replaces all 
> ex commands (which weren't working on FreeBSD) with a sed command.  I've 
> tested it both on FreeBSD and CentOS and confirmed the generated 
> pgxc_ctl_bash.c code is identical to that generated on CentOS before the 
> patch was applied.
> I'll probably have some questions for you in the near future as I refine 
> the port and test the generated package.
> Thanks,
> John
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