Release date: 2003-12-03
This has a variety of fixes from 7.3.4.
A dump/restore is not required for those running 7.3.*.
Force zero_damaged_pages to be on during recovery from WAL
Prevent some obscure cases of "variable not in subplan target lists"
Force stats processes to detach from shared memory, ensuring cleaner shutdown
Make PQescapeBytea and byteaout consistent with each other (Joe)
Added missing SPI_finish() calls to dblink's get_tuple_of_interest() (Joe)
Fix for possible foreign key violation when rule rewrites INSERT (Jan)
Support qualified type names in PL/Tcl's spi_prepare command (Jan)
Make pg_dump handle a procedural language handler located in pg_catalog
Make pg_dump handle cases where a custom opclass is in another schema
Make pg_dump dump binary-compatible casts correctly (Jan)
Fix insertion of expressions containing subqueries into rule bodies
Fix incorrect argument processing in clusterdb script (Anand Ranganathan)
Fix problems with dropped columns in plpython triggers
Repair problems with to_char() reading past end of its input string (Karel)
Fix GB18030 mapping errors (Tatsuo)
Fix several problems with SSL error handling and asynchronous SSL I/O
Remove ability to bind a list of values to a single parameter in JDBC (prevents possible SQL-injection attacks)
Fix some errors in HAVE_INT64_TIMESTAMP code paths
Fix corner case for btree search in parallel with first root page split