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Re: Oracle, anyone?

* Dennis S.Davidoff <null_(_at_)_1system_(_dot_)_ru> [051205 03:23]:
> Monday, December 5, 2005, 12:49:21 AM, you wrote:
> FP> Has anyone got Oracle 10g working on OpenBSD 3.8?
> FP> What is the general consensus of running Oracle on OpenBSD?
> Bad idea, use Linux instead.
> Incidentally, I ask audience, have anyone port oracle7 client (API)
> like in FreeBSD? :) I don't need Oracle on OpenBSD, but an libraries
> to build perl DBD::Oracle. I've got oracle7 from FreeBSD and install
> DBD::Oracle, but after that I've got a problem while running script
> that only connects to Oracle:
> /usr/bin/perl:
> /usr/local/libdata/perl5/site_perl/i386-openbsd/auto/DBD/Oracle/Oracle.so: can't resolve reference '_DefaultRuneLocale'
> /usr/bin/perl:
> /usr/local/libdata/perl5/site_perl/i386-openbsd/auto/DBD/Oracle/Oracle.so: can't resolve reference '_CurrentRuneLocale'
> Segmentation fault (core dumped)
> -- 
> Sincerely,
> Dennis

I would be very happy to see a native Oracle client for OpenBSD.  Fat
chance of it happening.  I poked Oracle on metalink and got nowhere
faster than I did explaining my need for RAID documentation to Adaptec.

I would be thrilled to see a FreeTNS project spawn similar to the
FreeTDS project.  That would solve our problem quite nicely.