Release Notes

PostgreSQL 7.3.16

A.6. Release 7.3.16

Release date: 2006-10-16

This release contains a variety of fixes from 7.3.15.

A.6.1. Migration to Version 7.3.16

A dump/restore is not required for those running 7.3.X. However, if you are upgrading from a version earlier than 7.3.13, see the release notes for 7.3.13.

A.6.2. Changes

  • Fix corner cases in pattern matching for psql's \d commands

  • Fix index-corrupting bugs in /contrib/ltree (Teodor)

  • Back-port 7.4 spinlock code to improve performance and support 64-bit architectures better

  • Fix SSL-related memory leak in libpq

  • Fix backslash escaping in /contrib/dbmirror

  • Adjust regression tests for recent changes in US DST laws