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2. Installation

2.1 How to obtain DataWidget

2.2 Requirements

This version was tested with:

If you use the package with a different database, please send me your experiences.

2.3 Compilation and installation

In order to compile and install DataWidget on your system, type the following in the base directory of the DataWidget distribution:

% ./configure
% make
% make install

If you use iODBC, add a flag to configure:

% ./configure --with-iodbc
% make
% make install

See ./configure --help for further details.

Since DataWidget uses autoconf you should have not trouble compiling it. Should you run into problems please report them to the the author at Edwin Glaser

This version builds a test program and a shared library The names of the installed includefiles follow the pattern db*.h. The shared library is called /usr/local/lib/

You can run the test program without installation.

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