Bruce Momjian <> writes:
> I am thinking your patch is a good idea because it will give us a
> non-Win32 platform that has the _check_ behavior.  We do have to bump
> the major for ecpg libs for this, but not libpq.

No, because if 8.2 ships with a that doesn't expose 
pqGetpwuid, it will look like pre-8.2 versions of libecpg will work
with that libpq.  Which they won't.  You can't remove exported
functions (whether the export was intentional or no) without a
major version bump.

                        regards, tom lane

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