On 7 September 2016 at 11:37, Corey Huinker <corey.huin...@gmail.com> wrote: > On Tue, Sep 6, 2016 at 11:24 PM, Craig Ringer <craig.rin...@2ndquadrant.com> > wrote: >> >> On 7 September 2016 at 11:21, Corey Huinker <corey.huin...@gmail.com> >> wrote: >> > On Tue, Sep 6, 2016 at 6:53 PM, Craig Ringer >> > <craig.rin...@2ndquadrant.com> >> >> > And the TAP test would detect the operating system and know to create an >> > FDW >> > that has the PROGRAM value 'cat test_data.csv' on Unix, 'type >> > test_data.csv' >> > on windows, and 'type test_data.csv;1' on VMS? >> >> Right. Or just "perl emit_test_data.pl" that works for all of them, >> since TAP is perl so you can safely assume you have Perl. > > > Thanks. I was mentally locked in more basic OS commands. Am I right in > thinking perl is about the *only* OS command you can be sure is on every > architecture?
Probably, there's a lot of crazy out there. TAP tests can be conditionally run based on architecture, but something like this is probably worth testing as widely as possible. -- Craig Ringer http://www.2ndQuadrant.com/ PostgreSQL Development, 24x7 Support, Remote DBA, Training & Services -- Sent via pgsql-hackers mailing list (firstname.lastname@example.org) To make changes to your subscription: http://www.postgresql.org/mailpref/pgsql-hackers