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PostgresDAC: PostgreSQL 8.4 is fully supported

Posted on 2009-07-17

Full changelog:

[!] Introduced support SSL certificates for user authentication

[!] v8.4.0 client libraries added

[!] v8.4.0 dump & restore libraries (pg_dump.dll, pg_restore.dll) added

[+] doNoTablespace option added to TPSQLDump.Options

[+] dsoForceCreateFields flag to TPSQLDataset.Options property added

[+] dsoPopulateFieldsOrigin flag to TPSQLDataset.Options property added

[+] dsoTrimCharFields flag to TPSQLDataset.Options property added

[+] dsoUseGUIDField flag to TPSQLDataset.Options property added

[+] Extended SQL editor added for TPSQLQuery

[+] roNoTablespace option added to TPSQLRestore.Options

[+] TPSQLDatabase.DesignOptions property added

[+] TPSQLDatabase.SelectStrings procedure added

[+] TPSQLDataset.Options property added

[+] TPSQLDump.LockWaitTimeout property added

[+] TPSQLDump.Role & TPSQLRestore.Role properties added

[+] TPSQLRestore.Jobs property added

[*] ByteaAsEscString & OIDAsInt properties of TPSQLDataset are represented in TPSQLDataset.Options property now

[*] Deprecated properties TPSQLDump.TableName and TPSQLDump.SchemaName removed

[*] doIgnoreVersion & roIgnoreVersion options marked as deprecated since PosgreSQL v8.4 and will be ignored

[*] Results of TPSQLDatabase.GetTableNames method are more readable now

[*] TPSQLDatabase.GetCharsets method includes SHIFT_JIS_2004 encoding into result from now

[*] TPSQLDatabase.UseSSL property removed as deprecated in favor of the SSLMode property

[*] UUID fields processing improved

[-] "Dump fails if TPSQLDump.ExcludeSchemas property is used" bug fixed

[-] "TPSQLDataset.Locate failed for TWideStringField columns after Update3\4" bug fixed

[-] "TPSQLDataset.Tablespace property has incorrect value" bug fixed

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