Subject Re: [firebird-support] FB 1.5.0 SS on Linux (Fedora Core 2)
Author Alexandre Benson Smith
Dan Wilson wrote:

>I downloaded FB SS for Linux and attempted to install it. The install failed, apparently because FB was built for 686-based platforms, and I am using an older AMD K6-2 CPU? Has anyone encountered this problem?
>To attempt to work around it, I downloaded FB sources, configured for SuperServer, then changed the gen/make.platform file, changing -mcpu=686 to -mcpu=586, and it is building as I write this. Am I completely off-base, or should this procedure generate an executable that I can use? Will a make install do everything for installation that the rpm would have done?
>Any other gotchas I should be aware of as I proceed?
Hi Dan,

I had the same error on monday :-)

I just downloaded the .tar.gz file and installed it...

Works ok for me...

see you !


Alexandre Benson Smith
THOR Software e Comercial Ltda.
Santo Andre - Sao Paulo - Brazil