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Re: Australian timezone configure option

From: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Justin Clift <aa2(at)bigpond(dot)net(dot)au>
Cc: chris(dot)bitmead(at)health(dot)gov(dot)au, pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org, Chris Dunlop <chris(at)onthe(dot)net(dot)au>, pgsql-patches(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Australian timezone configure option
Date: 2001-06-13 01:30:32
Message-ID: 200106130130.f5D1UWX17235@candle.pha.pa.us (view raw or flat)
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My patch allows the regression tests to pass too.

> I'd just like to ask, will making USE_AUSTRALIAN_RULES as a GUC option mean 
> the regression tests work?
> 
> And DST changes will work fine too (although I think that's more Linux system 
> related).
> 
> etc.
> 
> As in, I'm in favour of a GUC option, but if it breaks regressions tests or 
> other stuff, then I'd have second thoughts.
> 
> Regards and best wishes,
> 
> Justin Clift
> 
> On Tuesday 12 June 2001 15:00, chris(dot)bitmead(at)health(dot)gov(dot)au wrote:
> > I hate the Australian configure option because it means that you can't use
> > the pre-built postgres
> > that comes with RedHat or whatever. Surely the correct solution is to have
> > a config file somewhere
> > that gets read on startup? That way us Australians don't have to be the
> > only ones in the world
> > that need a custom built postgres.
> >
> >
> >
> >
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