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Bug 385 - Installer support for PostgreSQL
Installer support for PostgreSQL
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Installer (Other open bugs)
All All
: Normal normal with 2 votes (vote)
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Assigned To: Greg Sabino Mullane
: 1295 1709 (view as bug list)
Depends on: 406 1639
Blocks: postgres
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Reported: 2004-09-06 08:20 UTC by Brion Vibber
Modified: 2006-04-12 08:15 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---

Postgres support for installer and many other sections (4.65 KB, patch)
2006-04-12 00:25 UTC, Greg Sabino Mullane
Support for Postgre install and use (30.01 KB, patch)
2006-04-12 03:25 UTC, Greg Sabino Mullane

Description Brion Vibber 2004-09-06 08:20:10 UTC
Current MediaWiki must be manually configured for PostgreSQL.

* tweak PostgreSQL configuration itself :P
* create database
* load in pg_tables.sql
* do lots of GRANTs on all the tables/schemas and sequences

The LocalSettings.php needs some particular love:
$wgDBtype = 'PostgreSQL';
$wgPutIPinRC = true;
$wgDisableSearchUpdate = true;

The installer needs an option for pg setup, and the updaters need PG versions from here out.
Comment 1 Domas Mituzas 2004-12-22 20:12:36 UTC
There are detailed install instructions at
Comment 2 Rob Church 2005-10-09 16:29:33 UTC
Nevertheless, users of PostgreSQL ought to be able to use the standard installer
Comment 3 Brion Vibber 2005-10-29 07:21:39 UTC
*** Bug 1709 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 4 Greg Sabino Mullane 2006-04-12 00:25:19 UTC
Created attachment 1516 [details]
Postgres support for installer and many other sections

Should allow a PG install to take place, when combined with the patch from bug
1295. Also fixes some other pieces of code to allow PG to work once installed.
Comment 5 Greg Sabino Mullane 2006-04-12 03:25:24 UTC
Created attachment 1517 [details]
Support for Postgre install and use

Latest and greatest, run against svn 13596. Includes schema as well, and thus
deprecates the other bug.
Comment 6 Greg Sabino Mullane 2006-04-12 03:29:42 UTC
*** Bug 1295 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 7 Brion Vibber 2006-04-12 08:15:49 UTC
Applied on trunk, r13603.

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