Re: Bug#635668: retraction and explanation
Closing this bug report per the message below, no further action is
On Thu, Jul 28, 2011 at 9:58 AM, Martin J. Evans
> Jonathan Yu reported this issue on my behalf (so it is no reflection on him)
> after I was seeking someone to try and get unixODBC's odbc_config into
> Debian for the reason outlined above.
> I am not a debian user myself but I was sent header files reportedly from
> Ubuntu boxes which did not contain a unixodbc_conf.h and needed SIZEOF_LONG
> set to 8 else SQLLEN/SQLULEN was not 64 bit. These headers did not contain a
> define for BUILD_REAL_64_BIT_MODE either.
> With the help of more debian savvy people I located the lenny (oldstable)
> and squeeze (stable) headers and these are in fact correct because someone
> has added BUILD_REAL_64_BIT_MODE.
> As a result this does not seem to be a problem in debian as distributed in
> stable releases.
> However, please still consider adding odbc_config to unixODBC as it has
> other uses beyond locating --cflags.
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