[PATCH] [REVIEW:3-5] postgresql compatibility with 8.4

Michael Stahl mstahl at redhat.com
Wed Feb 8 09:19:25 PST 2012

On 08/02/12 13:51, Lionel Elie Mamane wrote:
> Attached patch restores compatibility of PostgreSQL-SDBC with
> PostgreSQL server version 8.4. LibO 3.5.0 accidentally works only with
> 9.0 and later. (9.0 came after 8.4, there is no 8.5.)
> Basically, it replaces "try to be extra-smart and look directly into
> the PostgreSQL internals" by "get information from the view PostgreSQL
> provides for this purpose". Because this view is buggy, it still goes
> look directly in the PostgreSQL internals to work around that bug
> (which has been fixed in their development branch, PostgreSQL 9.2),
> but not in a way that breaks compatibility with PostgreSQL 8.4.
> Please apply to libreoffice-3-5.

given that you are the only one here who has any idea how this stuff is
supposed to work anyway i've just rubber-stamped it :)

pushed to libreoffice-3-5:


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