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Re: Add subdirectory support for DATA/DOCS with PGXS

From: Tom Lane <tgl(at)sss(dot)pgh(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Mark Cave-Ayland <mark(dot)cave-ayland(at)siriusit(dot)co(dot)uk>
Cc: Alvaro Herrera <alvherre(at)commandprompt(dot)com>, pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Add subdirectory support for DATA/DOCS with PGXS
Date: 2009-12-30 15:18:11
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Mark Cave-Ayland <mark(dot)cave-ayland(at)siriusit(dot)co(dot)uk> writes:
> Alvaro Herrera wrote:
>> As a proof of its usefulness, you could remove DATA_TSEARCH and replace
>> it with usage of MODULEDIR, right?

> Not in its current form because PGXS always places files underneath a 
> contrib/ subdirectory within datadir. However, if people are happier 
> with this approach then it shouldn't be too hard to alter things so that 
> my PGXS Makefile would look like this:
> MODULE_big=postgis-1.5
> MODULEDIR=contrib/$(MODULE_big)

If you can set it up in such a way that the default behavior doesn't
change, this would be workable.  I don't think we want people to
suddenly find their stuff installing in the wrong place.

It probably wouldn't be that hard, something along the lines of
ought to do it no?

			regards, tom lane

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