[blfs-dev] [blfs-book] r13255 - in trunk/BOOK: . general/prog introduction/welcome server/databases

Fernando de Oliveira famobr at yahoo.com.br
Wed Jun 18 04:04:21 PDT 2014

Em 18-06-2014 06:16, Pierre Labastie escreveu:
> Le 18/06/2014 02:26, fernando at higgs.linuxfromscratch.org a écrit :
>> --- trunk/BOOK/general/prog/php.xml    Tue Jun 17 14:03:59 2014   
>> (r13254)
>> +++ trunk/BOOK/general/prog/php.xml    Tue Jun 17 17:26:39 2014   
>> (r13255)
>> @@ -287,6 +287,9 @@
>>         <para><parameter>--with-readline</parameter>: This parameter
>>         enables command line <application>Readline</application>
>> support.</para>
>>   +      <para><parameter>--with-mysql</parameter>: This parameter
>> +      includes <application>MariaDB/MySQL</application> support.</para>
>> +
>>         <para><option>--disable-libxml</option>: This option
>>         allows building PHP without <application>libxml2</application>
>>         installed.</para>
> Hi,
> Since --with-mysql is not in the instructions, it should be an <option>
> tag.
> OTOH, as stated in the text, there are a lot of other options possible,
> and a possible set of options is given  at
> http://anduin.linuxfromscratch.org/files/BLFS/svn/php_configure.txt.
> This set includes --with-mysql.
> Also, another (not too bad IMHO) possibility could be to promote Mariadb
> to a recommended dep, and add the --with-mysql to our configure
> switches: I am far from being a PHP wizard, but I know that PHP and
> Mysql come very often together, so we could _recommend_ that.
> Fernando, you told me once "if it is not broken, don't fix it". What was
> broken?;-)

Was testing mariadb, php was a candidate, but it could not find it: so,
it was broken;-)

I do not do a modification just for the sake of it. Always there is
something that induced me.

I wake up in the morning and think "is there anything to fix today?"

On the other hand, others wake up in the morning and think "well, what
am going to modify in the book, today?"


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