Great! I'll have a look at them very shortly. I'm not sure
though if I
want to release a 7.4 update for Fedora Core 1, due to data
incompatibility reasons. We usually don't jump major versions within a
distro, but perhaps this rule can be relaxed for Fedora. In any case,
the 7.4 packages will go into Fedora Core 2.
I'm one of those who really likes the idea that backporting will be
But since jumping a major version of postgresql would require an initdb,
I would prefer not to do that until there is a reliable way to upgrade.
Otherwise, I have the feeling that way to many people would be shocked
to find that the 'update' they just loaded left them without a running
database. Even worse if they have yum nightly updates turned on...
Karl DeBisschop <kdebisschop(a)alert.infoplease.com>
Pearson Education/Information Please