[Buildroot] [PATCH] sqlite3: Bump version and switch to 'amalgamation'-mode

Gustavo Zacarias gustavo at zacarias.com.ar
Fri May 15 12:58:08 UTC 2009

Michael Roth wrote:

> Bumped to new sqlite version with speed improvements,
> bug fixes and enhanced query optimizer.
> Additionally, switched to the 'amalgamation'-tar.gz
> because the traditional tar.gz for 3.6.14 is broken.
> Anyway, the 'amalgamation' is recommended and the
> traditionally tar.gz is not supported anymore by
> the SQlite developers.
> See:
> 	http://www.sqlite.org/download.html
> 	http://www.sqlite.org/amalgamation.html
> Closes #333.

Amalgamation gives a library that's a tad bigger, 387951 bytes versus
390903 for an armv4 eabi target.
Works for me and i don't mind the extra size (less than 1%) since IMHO
sqlite isn't for those interested in saving that last byte.
No need for this to go into 2009.05 though.

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