I just filed a very annoying bug when trying to compile with plugin engines using the 5.1.xx source tarball.
I am trying to test SphinxSE as a plugin instead of getting it statically linked and came across an annoying bug. When using the configure
--with-plugins option only once, the engine is statically linked. When using it twice, the first engine is created as a plugin, and the 2nd one is linked statically. Here are a couple of examples:./configure –prefix=/usr/local/mysql-5.1.33 –with-plugins=innobase –with-plugins=sphinx
[Read more...]plugin_innobase_shared_target='ha_innodb.la' <-- plugin plugin_innobase_static_target='' plugin_sphinx_shared_target='' plugin_sphinx_static_target='libsphinx.a' <-- static