October 8th, 2015 by depesz | Tags: , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Waiting for 9.6 – Add CASCADE support for CREATE EXTENSION.

On 3rd of October, Andres Freund committed patch: Add CASCADE support for CREATE EXTENSION. Without CASCADE, if an extension has an unfullfilled dependency on another extension, CREATE EXTENSION ERRORs out with "required extension ... is not installed". That is annoying, especially when that dependency is ...

March 2nd, 2011 by depesz | Tags: , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Waiting for 9.1 – EXTENSIONS

On 8th of February, Tom Lane committed patch: Core support for "extensions", which are packages of SQL objects. This patch adds the server infrastructure to support extensions. There is still one significant loose end, namely how to make it play nice with pg_upgrade, ...

November 29th, 2010 by depesz | Tags: , , , , , | 5 comments »

On 27th of November, Robert Haas committed patch which adds new, interesting contrib module: New contrib module, auth_delay. KaiGai Kohei, with a few changes by me.

Andrew Gierth (RhodiumToad on irc) wrote, and Tom Lane committed: Assorted improvements in contrib/hstore. Remove the 64K limit on the lengths of keys and values within an hstore. (This changes the on-disk format, but the old format can still be read.) Add support ...