On Sun, Feb 26, 2012 at 09:50:04PM -0500, Robert Haas wrote: > On Sun, Feb 26, 2012 at 10:36 AM, Peter Eisentraut <pete...@gmx.net> wrote: > > On lör, 2012-02-25 at 14:21 +0100, Christoph Berg wrote: > >> Well, I'm trying to invoke the extension's "make check" target at > >> extension build time. I do have a temporary installation I own > >> somehwere in my $HOME, but that is still trying to find extensions in > >> /usr/share/postgresql/9.1/extension/*.control, because I am using the > >> system's postgresql version. The build process is not running as root, > >> so I cannot do an install of the extension to its final location. > >> Still it would be nice to run regression tests. All that seems to be > >> missing is the ability to put > >> > >> extension_control_path = /home/buildd/tmp/extension > >> > >> into the postgresql.conf of the temporary PG installation, or some > >> other way like "CREATE EXTENSION foobar WITH CONTROL > >> '/home/buildd/...'. > > > > Yeah, of course, the extension path is not related to the data > > directory. So we do need some kind of path setting, just like > > dynamic_library_path. > > That logic seems sound to me, so +1.
+1 here as well. I may attempt to produce a patch if this gets consensus. --strk; ,------o-. | __/ | Delivering high quality PostGIS 2.0 ! | / 2.0 | http://strk.keybit.net - http://vizzuality.com `-o------' -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (email@example.com) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers