[postgis-devel] Parallel installations

alex bodnaru alexbodn at 012.net.il
Wed Dec 21 18:18:16 PST 2005


we have this matrix for postgis-0.9.2 and postgis-1.*.
i will do it for the postgis developers, again, but sorry, at a later time.


Markus Schaber wrote:
> Hi, Alex,
> alex bodnaru wrote:
>>autoupgrading is dangerous but otherwise, postgis-1.0 databases will
>>become unavailable immediately after upgrade.
> So you are not going to allow parallel installations of 1.0 and 1.1 on
> the same machine?
> This will make the debian postgis packages unusable for us here, as we
> often have to maintain different PostGIS installations in parallel.
> I'd suggest to have different packages for all supported PostGIS and
> Server versions (a two-dimensional matrix), and have only micro releases
>  overwrite each other.
> Markus

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