[postgis-devel] Why postgis.sql includes postgis_drop.sql ?
strk at keybit.net
Wed Feb 29 22:59:12 PST 2012
I've seen that "postgis_drop.sql" is included by postgis.sql.
This means a _new_ install will define objects and finally
drop others. Doesn't sound right to me. Why should it be
dropping items ?
I do understand _upgrading_ may need to (and often would need
to do the drops _before_ the creations, to avoid ambiguities)
Can anyone explain the rationale for the current setup ?
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