On Wed, Mar 27, 2013 at 10:32 AM, Alvaro Herrera
<alvhe...@2ndquadrant.com> wrote:
>> Surely creating an extension template must be a superuser-only
>> operation, in which case this is an issue because Mallory could also
>> have just blown up the world directly if he's already a superuser
>> anyway.
> Yeah .. (except "this is NOT an issue")
>> If the current patch isn't enforcing that, it's 100% broken.
> Even if it's not enforcing that, it's not 100% broken, it only contains
> one more bug we need to fix.

Sure.  I didn't mean that such a mistake would make the patch
unsalvageable, only that it would be disastrous from a security point
of view.  But as you say, pretty easy to fix.

Robert Haas
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