[unixODBC-dev] unixODBC postgres driver vs. pgsqlodbc

Nick Gorham nick.gorham at easysoft.com
Fri Mar 4 18:36:02 GMT 2005


Scot Loach wrote:

>It's actually more confusing to have this older version of the driver included with UnixODBC.
>The official psqlodbc driver works just fine with unixodbc, having the code forked like this doesn't make sense - when you fix bugs in your version of the driver, do you make sure they get back into the official distribution?
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If I know they are common yes, but most are not.

>Having two versions is confusing for people who are new to using odbc with postgresql, and it potentially causes problems when both unixODBC and the driver are installed - which one is chosen by the driver manager?
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I am more than happy to remove the postgres driver, what are others 
thoughts on this ?

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Nick



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