Hope I'm addressing this to the correct list...
In 8.2 (and earlier, I presume) there are .a libraries useful when developing
and linking with the Mingw C compiler (the MS .lib variety are also there).
The .a libs seem to be missing in the 8.3 install while the MS libraries are
Is there any way to get them back?
C:\Program Files\PostgreSQL\8.2\lib>ls *.a
2008-03-17 05:23a 55,110 libecpg.a
2008-03-17 05:23a 30,188 libecpg_compat.a
2008-03-17 05:22a 64,178 libpgport.a
2008-03-17 05:23a 57,050 libpgtypes.a
2008-03-17 05:22a 3,510,324 libpostgres.a
2008-03-17 05:22a 98,348 libpq.a
C:\Program Files\PostgreSQL\8.3\lib>ls *.a
File Not Found
I'm using the official Win32 installer downloaded from postgresql.org.
Heber Springs, Arkansas, USA