Alvaro Herrera <alvhe...@2ndquadrant.com> writes: > The reason for the failure is that pg_dump knows that 9.6 installations > have the amtype column -- but on your older devel 9.6 install, it > doesn't exist. To fix it we would have to compare catalog versions in > pg_dump rather than major version, but we don't that anywhere. Anyway > many upgrades could fail depending on other patches because of the same > reason. I don't think we need to fix this.
We've never expected pg_dump to be able to handle intermediate development versions. It's enough of a maintenance burden that it knows how to dump from all previous stable branches. regards, tom lane -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (email@example.com) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers