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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.8) Gecko/20050526 Firefox/1.0.4 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.8) Gecko/20050526 Firefox/1.0.4 $ wget http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/webtools/bugzilla-2.20rc1.tar.gz $ tar xjvf ... && cd .. $ ./checksetup.pl $ <edit localconfig, setting $db_driver to pg, etc. $ ./checksetup.pl <snip> Checking for PostgreSQL (v7.03.0000) Your PostgreSQL v00.00.0000 is too old. Bugzilla requires version 7.03.0000 or later of PostgreSQL. Please download and install a newer version. $ psql -V psql (PostgreSQL) 8.0.1 contains support for command-line editing Reproducible: Always
I'm fairly certain that this is a bug in DBD::Pg, and not in Bugzilla. I've had another user report it, who discovered that it was a DBD::Pg bug. I'd suggest upgrading DBD::Pg, and then if that doesn't work, contacting the authors of DBD::Pg for a fix.
Summary: checksetup.pl fails to detect PostgreSQL version → checksetup.pl fails to detect PostgreSQL version for PostgreSQL 8
upgrading to most recent version (DBD-Pg-1.43) detects Postgres 8 correctly. Please update checksetup.pl and the relevant documentation.
Summary: checksetup.pl fails to detect PostgreSQL version for PostgreSQL 8 → minimum required version of DBD::Pg (1.31) fails to detect PostgreSQL version for PostgreSQL 8
Well, we don't officially support Pg 8 yet, but I'll probably make a release note, or somehow modify checksetup to deal with this.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
Ever confirmed: true
OS: Linux → All
Hardware: PC → All
The doc part is covered by bug 297475.
mkanat, I suggest to close this bug as bug 297475 already mentions that DBD::Pg 1.41 is required for Pg 8.
Agreed. WONTFIX in favor of a documentation note, both in the relnotes and in the docs themselves. (It's not noted in checksetup, though.)
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
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