[postgis-users] postgis for non-superuser user
alexbodn at 012.net.il
Thu Apr 20 22:54:39 PDT 2006
i wrote it.
please use it.
Shoaib Burq wrote:
> Thanks Markus,
>>If you can call "create database", then you actually _are_ superuser, right?
> Hummm... not as I understand it. a non-superuser can create db's but
> may not be able to create a procedural language or define the C
>>And for installing PostGIS into a database, you need to define some 'C'
>>functions. As 'C' is considered an "unsafe" language by PostgreSQL (you
>>can bypass the whole security system), you need superuser rights for this.
> So the upshot: no-superuser no postgis db? :(
>>The debian installation has a template_postgis database, AFAIR.
> I wonder if there's anything stopping me from using that on Gentoo?
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