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Re: Cygwin PostgreSQL Distribution

From: Jason Tishler <Jason(dot)Tishler(at)dothill(dot)com>
To: Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net>
Cc: Pgsql-Ports <pgsql-ports(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: Cygwin PostgreSQL Distribution
Date: 2001-04-04 15:38:11
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On Wed, Apr 04, 2001 at 05:19:21PM +0200, Peter Eisentraut wrote:
> Jason Tishler writes:
> > Please note that this distribution is configured with a prefix of
> > /usr/pgsql instead of /usr/local/pgsql due to the Cygwin packaging
> > requirements.
> Any chance of making this /usr/postgresql?

Sure, it's easy.  I just have to change one line in my build script.

But, why does configure default to /usr/local/pgsql instead of

Anyway, what would the PostgreSQL community like?  If we can reach consensus,
then I will gladly change the prefix, if necessary.  Note however that
the prefix must start with /usr not /usr/local.


Jason Tishler
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