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Bug #56725 configure breaks ($SED undefined)
Submitted: 2005-12-15 19:55 UTC Modified: 2008-05-08 10:51 UTC
From: hjones at servercave dot com Assigned:
Status: Not a bug Package: PDO_MYSQL (PECL)
PHP Version: 5.0.4 OS: Linux
Private report: No CVE-ID: None
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 [2005-12-15 19:55 UTC] hjones at servercave dot com
PDO_MYSQL-1.0.1/config.m4 does not define $SED before line 53 (where it is first used).

This causes the PDO_MYSQL_INCLUDE, PDO_MYSQL_LIBS to be misassigned even if "mysql_config" exists, causing configure to fail.

Defining $SED or replacing with /bin/sed fixes this and allows to configure and build cleanly.

Reproduce code:
tar -xf PDO_MYSQL.tar
cd PDO_MYSQL-1.0.1

Expected result:
Configure should succeed.  =)

Actual result:
checking for MySQL support for PDO... yes, shared
checking for mysql_config... /usr/bin/mysql_config
./configure: line 3038: -e: command not found
./configure: line 3039: -e: command not found
checking for mysql_query in -lmysqlclient... no
configure: error: mysql_query missing!?


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 [2006-04-20 07:18 UTC] yanthestya at yahoo dot com
I ran into the same problem and solve it this way:

set SED shell variable to sed

add this line:

before this line:
if test $ac_cv_lib_mysqlclient_mysql_query = yes; then

a bit crude,
but hey, it works!:D
 [2008-05-08 10:51 UTC] johannes at schlueters dot de
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