Tom Lane wrote:
Magnus Hagander <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
On Mon, Feb 18, 2008 at 04:32:58PM +0100, Bjorn Munch wrote:
Ouch!  This fails on our Solaris builds, because we build with the
Solaris timezone files.  And these apparently don't work beyond 2038
and don't know that Finland plans to have DST also in the summer of

I haven't studied this in depth but I'm afraid the answer is "fix your
own timezone files"?

Or use the ones shipping with pg ;-)

Yeah.  I included the far-future cases in the committed patch
specifically to make it obvious if you were using tz files that lacked
post-2038 support.

Agreed, we want to give people a notice.

What we could do is to add comments to the expected output file, that would show up in regression.diffs, that explain what the failure means.

I can't imagine that fixing this isn't pretty darn high on the Solaris
to-do list, anyway.

Yep, and PostgreSQL 8.4 won't be released for quite some time.

  Heikki Linnakangas

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