Chapter 17. Ports

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Currently Supported Platforms
Unsupported Platforms

Currently Supported Platforms

Postgres is available free of charge. This manual describes version 6.3 of Postgres. The authors have compiled and tested Postgres on the following platforms:

Table 17-1. Supported Platforms


AIX 4.1.x-4.2RS6000v6.31998-03-,4.2 (Darren King), 4.1.5 (Andreas Zeugswetter); 3.2.5 confirmed on v6.2.1 (Frank Dana)
BSDix86v6.31998-03-01(Bruce Momjian
FreeBSD 2.2.x-3.xx86v6.31998-03-01(Tatsuo Ishii, Marc Fournier)
NetBSD 1.3x86v6.31998-03-01(Brook Milligan)
NetBSD 1.3Sparcv6.31998-03-01(Tom I Helbekkmo)
NetBSD 1.3VAXv6.31998-03-01(Tom I Helbekkmo)
DGUX 5.4R4.11m88kv6.31998-03-01(Brian E Gallew)
HPUX 10.20PA-RISCv6.31998-03-019.0.x confirmed on v6.2.1 (Stan Brown)
IRIX 6.xMIPSv6.31998-03-015.x is different (Andrew Martin)
Digital 4.0Alphav6.31998-03-01in progress; v6.2.1 confirmed working (Pedro J. Lobo)
linux 2.0.xAlphav6.31998-03-01partial success (Ryan Kirkpatrick, Jeff Sturm )
linux 2.0.xx86v6.31998-03-01(Thomas Lockhart, Tatsuo Ishii)
linux 2.0.xSparcv6.31998-03-01(Tom Szybist)
mklinuxPPCv6.31998-03-01(Tatsuo Ishii)
SCOx86v6.31998-03-01partial success (Billy G. Allie)
Solarisx86v6.31998-03-01(Marc Fournier)
Solaris 2.5.1-2.6x86v6.31998-03-01(Marc Fournier, Tatsuo Ishii)
SunOS 4.1.4Sparcv6.31998-03-01patches submitted (Tatsuo Ishii)
SVR4MIPSv6.31998-03-01similar to v6.2.1; "mostly working" (Frank Ridderbusch)
SVR4 4.4m88kv6.2.11998-03-01confirmed with patching (Doug Winterburn)
Unixwarex86v6.31998-03-01aka UNIVEL (Billy G. Allie)
NextStepx86v6.x1998-03-01client-only support; v1.0.9 worked with patches (David Wetzel)

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