[postgis-devel] template database to allow non dba users create postgis databases
alexbodn at 012.net.il
Tue May 30 18:12:39 PDT 2006
ok with me.
please remove the whole extras/debian (a currently maintained package
may be found on debian gis).
ok to add template_gis under extras. just please adjust the include
Makefile.config line in the template_gis/Makefile, to reflect the new
strk at refractions.net wrote:
> Alex, we currently have these scripts under extras/debian.
> What about putting the new package under extras/template_gis
> and cleanup the extras/debian dir ?
> On Thu, May 25, 2006 at 07:33:55PM +0300, alex bodnaru wrote:
>>we have previously made a script system to create a template database
>>with postgis functionality (now it has topology, too). the template can
>>be made with an option to allow a designated non dba (but creatdb) user
>>to create databases based on it.
>>while it has been originally made for a debian linux system, we have now
>>isolated it's functionality to allow it's deploying on other platforms, too.
>>the files are attached in a tar ball, that compressed a directory, with
>>the assumption that Makefile.config is in the directory above it.
>>please see the README and man pages.
>>the functionality has been designed and implemented jointly by roberto
>>boati <roberto.boati at gmail.com> and me, alex bodnaru <alexbodn at 012.net.il>.
>>it would be great to have this included with future postgis releases.
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