On Thu, 2014-04-24 at 13:45 -0400, Tom Lane wrote: > Having said that, though, the argument around whether such facilities > belong in core seems to devolve to whether you want to buy into > maintaining libuuid for ourselves (in fact worse than that: it's not > clear > that libuuid ever has worked on all our platforms, so we might be > buying > into some up-front porting work too). As Josh notes, we may be forced > into that anyway if we don't want to walk away from contrib/uuid-ossp.
I think we arrived at the conclusion a short while go that we wanted to stick a deprecation notice on contrib/uuid-ossp for the 9.4 release. I wrote an extension that wraps libuuid: https://github.com/petere/pglibuuid Between pgcrypto and that, is there anything missing that users of uuid-ossp would have had? -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers