Release date: 2005-10-04
This release contains a variety of fixes from 7.3.10.
A dump/restore is not required for those running 7.3.X. However, if you are upgrading from a version earlier than 7.3.10, see Section E.323.
Fix error that allowed
VACUUM to remove
ctid chains too soon, and add more
checking in code that follows
This fixes a long-standing problem that could cause crashes in very rare circumstances.
CHAR() to properly pad
spaces to the specified length when using a multiple-byte
character set (Yoshiyuki Asaba)
In prior releases, the padding of
CHAR() was incorrect because it only padded
to the specified number of bytes without considering how
many characters were stored.
Fix missing rows in queries like
UPDATE a=... WHERE a... with GiST index
Improve checking for partially-written WAL pages
Improve robustness of signal handling when SSL is enabled
Various memory leakage fixes
Various portability improvements
Fix PL/pgSQL to handle
var correctly when the variable is of
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