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Re: FOSDEM questions

From: "Dave Page" <dpage(at)vale-housing(dot)co(dot)uk>
To: <jm(dot)poure(at)freesurf(dot)fr>,"pgadmin-hackers" <pgadmin-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: FOSDEM questions
Date: 2003-02-07 14:23:18
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jean-Michel POURE [mailto:jm(dot)poure(at)freesurf(dot)fr] 
> Sent: 07 February 2003 11:04
> To: pgadmin-hackers
> Subject: [pgadmin-hackers] FOSDEM questions
> Dear Dave,
> I am running the Windows port which is amazingly easy to 
> install. I will be 
> running the port at FOSDEM, but will not demonstrate it as 
> Bruce is coming 
> with a Windows laptop, therefore I assume he will probably 
> demonstrate the 
> port himself (??? this is a guess ???). Here are a few questions:

OK, probably best to check with Bruce.

> 1) What is the license and who is the author of the port?

BSD I beleive and Peerdirect (Jan Wieck's emnployer).

> 2) I noticed there was no Unicode support. Is Unicode a 
> compilation option or 
> is it not included in the port?

It's only a test build. There should be all the usual features when it's
released with 7.4.

> 3) Did you also test the PLpgSQL library? I saw it was 
> included by default in 
> Template1.

No, I didn't.

> 4) Also, I heard of a graphical program to manage pg_hba.conf and  
> postgresql.conf. Any downloading link?

Never heard of it.

> 5) Any known limits to the port?

Seems a lot better than Cygwin under load. It didn't like some recent
powerfail testing I gave it. Don't forget it's just a beta. The patches
are not even in CVS yet.

> 6) Any plans to release an installer including pgAdmin2 / 
> PostgreSQL / PHP(?).

Justin Clift has been working on one, though I don't think he put
pgAdmin in it yet, and doubt if PHP will be included at all.

> Still not coming to FOSDEM? Brussels looks so nice in this 
> cold weather. Cheers, Jean-Michel

Sorry, too busy. Have fun though and have a beer with Bruce for me

Regards, Dave.

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