[Zope] Re: Postgres with Zope.

Dieter Maurer dieter at handshake.de
Tue Oct 28 15:39:16 EST 2003

Rajeev Sharma wrote at 2003-10-28 15:27 :
 > ...
 > [root at thickserver psycopg-1.1.9]# make
 > gcc -shared  ./module.o ./connection.o ./cursor.o ./typeobj.o ./typemod.o 
 > -L/usr/local/lib -lpq -lcrypt -lpthread -ldl -lutil  -o ./psycopgmodule.so
 > /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lpq
 > collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
 > make: *** [psycopgmodule.so] Error 1
 > What am i missing ?

I already told you (why have you not read my message?)
that the linker cannot find the the postgres client library

You must install "libpq.so" at a place where the linker looks
for it (usually e.g. "/lib", "/usr/lib" and maybe "/usr/local/lib").
If you do not want to install it there, you must
tell the linker where it can find it via "LD_LIBRARY_PATH".

Consult your linker documentation (--> part of your OS!), for


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