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Re: How to get postgres driver installed in Windows
From: egypt () metasploit com
Date: Fri, 14 May 2010 11:50:12 -0600
To diagnose your cygwin install we'd need to see the logs make logs.
I suspect you're missing the postgres dev headers.
What error are you getting in Ubuntu?
2010/5/14 Raúl Millán <raul () cdsi com pa>:
Just tried it in Ubuntu, got a completely different error … any help will be
From: Raúl Millán [mailto:raul () cdsi com pa]
Sent: Friday, May 14, 2010 12:03 PM
To: 'Framework () spool metasploit com'
Subject: How to get postgres driver installed in Windows
Hi everyone, I’m trying to get the postgres driver working in metasploit
(r3297) installed in Windows 7 64 bits. When ever I try to install it
returns the following error:
[*] exec: gem install postgres
Building native extensions. This could take a while...
ERROR: Error installing postgres:
ERROR: Failed to build gem native extension.
/usr/bin/ruby.exe extconf.rb install postgres
Gem files will remain installed in
/usr/lib/ruby/gems/1.9.1/gems/postgres-0.7.9.2008.01.28 for inspection.
Results logged to
Updating class cache with 625 classes...
I already have postgres up and running, just waiting for the connection from
I have like 0 experience with Ruby (I’m no programmer) and I depend on my
Windows 7 for everyday work (don’t have any other machine available). I’ll
will be trying this in a Ubuntu VM later, but I really need it working on
If any of you have any previous experience with this or know a URL where I
can point my browser to, I’d be very thankful.