[postgis-devel] Non-C functionality
pramsey at opengeo.org
Fri Nov 6 14:50:15 PST 2009
This raises an issue of policy which our "API stable" promise makes
perhaps worth articulating: functionality should be implemented
primarily in the C library. Otherwise we're going to have this issue,
of "bugs in the SQL" which cannot be solved by a library drop-in, and
that require extra DBA attention.
If the goal of "no SQL upgrades" is paramount, then moving more code
into C makes sense.
On Fri, Nov 6, 2009 at 2:41 PM, PostGIS <trac at osgeo.org> wrote:
> Okay lets punt this one. It seems my idea of not having to change scripts
> in minor versions that often is not working out anyway as the 1.4.1
> already has changes in the .sql file. I suppose we can revisit if the
> need arises.
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