I maintain the R bindings for mariadb-connector-c. I need to build a version of libmariadbclient for MacOS with only static plugins. This does not work (at least not as documented).
Accoring to the documentation it should be possible to:
However when I try this cmake says the following:
And it still builds the following plugins as shared libraries:
I also noticed that the documentation says that the CMAKE parameter AUTH_GSSAPI_PLUGIN_TYPE was recently renamed to CLIENT_PLUGIN_AUTH_GSSAPI, however the top level CMakeLists.txt still contains some reference to AUTH_GSSAPI_PLUGIN_TYPE, so perhaps that is the problem?