On Thursday 16 October 2003 13:04, Nickolay Samofatov wrote:
> Hello, Yves !
> > Little question:
> > Which version of FB can I use on Solaris 7 Sparc?
> > Are these convenient (from sf.net):
> > FirebirdCS-188.8.131.526-Solaris-Sparc.tar.gz
> > FirebirdSS-184.108.40.2066-Solaris-Sparc.tar.gz
> > Which one should be prefered, CS or SS? On Linux I always used the
> > SS and never had trouble.
> If you have high load and an SMP box CS is preferred choice.
Ok, good to know :-) I don't know yet what the box looks like... So I'll
go with SS if it's uniproc. and CS with SMP
> > Other questions:
> > The customer plans to migrate to Solaris 9 some day, can I use the
> > same on 9 ?
> It should work. But I didn't try.
ok, I'll see it when the customer updates... Hopefully I have a Solaris
version of FB1.5 then :-)
> > ...And will there be updates (like 1.03 or 1.5 ...) for Solaris?
> Firebird 1.5 currently works on Linux/Sparc/GCC. Solaris/Sparc/GCC
> port builds after a little bit of patching, but still has a couple
> known issues. I'll probably take a look at them when I get access to
> appropriate box.
> Feel free to sponsor the ports you need or do required work yourself,
> it is not so hard.
Unfortunately I have no access to any Solaris, and I have virtually no
experience with unix build tools and C++ :-(
> > Yves
Linux 2.4.22-1-k7 #1 Sat Sep 6 02:13:04 EST 2003 i686
21:04:40 up 1:51, 1 user, load average: 0.35, 0.24, 0.33