Subject: Re: PostgreSQL 8.1
To: None <>
From: Masao Uebayashi <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/12/2005 09:15:58
> I think given the upcoming freeze, I don't want to apply this update
> to the tree.  There's no way it'll get enough testing before we branch,
> where by "testing" I mean with all the packages that link against the
> PostgreSQL libraries.  Since the PostgreSQL folks are pretty serious
> about supporting several branches of PostgreSQL at once (they have
> commercial support to help finance this), the 8.0.x branch should
> still be good to use for years to come.  We can do the import (and
> perhaps reconsider the number and naming of PostgreSQL package in
> pkgsrc) after we branch for pkgsrc-2005Q4.

Fine with me.