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Re: create table permission

From: Bruce Momjian <pgman(at)candle(dot)pha(dot)pa(dot)us>
To: Heni Lolov <hal_bg(at)yahoo(dot)com>
Cc: pgsql-admin(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: create table permission
Date: 2002-06-19 16:33:35
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Heni Lolov wrote:
> Hi,
> This is the nost stupid thing in PostgreSQL, but there is no CREATE TABLE
> privilege :(((((((
> Everybody CAN create tables. Unfortunately it will not be inplemented even in
> Pg 7.3 according to TODO list. The developers do not consider it as important
> feature. In my opinion this is the most obvious security hole in PostgreSQL.
> Really Stupid but FACT!!!!!

Yes, it is stupid. It should have been fixed a long time ago.  It will
be fixed in 7.3.  I had not marked it as fixed in 7,3 on TODO but I will
right now.

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