Subject: Re: Anyone running Informix 4GL/SE on Linux or FreeBSD?
Date: 11 Mar 1996 18:22:54 GMT
>NW> I've run Informix/SE in SCO emulation mode on my FreeBSD
>NW> box, but all
>NW> the binaries I'm using were developed/compiled under SCO
>NW> since none of
>NW> the free unices allow you to link against SCO libraries.
>NW> (That's a *tough* problem)
>Actually linking against SCO libraries is easy. The tough part is that
>need to *have* the SCO libraries.
development setup on a FreeBSD box, which requires that you have a SCO
developement license in order to get all of the necessary libraries and
include files. It's *much* easier just to install SCO on a separate
partition to do the development.
Plus all of the necessary include files and such.Quote:>Although for Informix 4GL you should be
>able to get away with a pretty basic libc and possibly a libnsl_s (TLI
>library) for newer Informix versions.
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