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Bug 453457 - Postgres (or other FOSS) database support
Summary: Postgres (or other FOSS) database support
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Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Alias: None
Product: Spacewalk
Classification: Community
Component: Server
Version: 0.1
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jan Pazdziora
QA Contact: Red Hat Satellite QA List
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Blocks: F-Spacewalk space12
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2008-06-30 18:49 UTC by Michael DeHaan
Modified: 2010-11-26 14:08 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2010-11-26 14:08:20 UTC


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Description Michael DeHaan 2008-06-30 18:49:09 UTC
While Spacewalk is now open and Free, it is still uses a proprietary (and worse,
expensive to use in production) database.  

Providing support for something like Postgres will open it up to more users and
in turn, will enlarge the spacewalk user & developer community by a large
extent.   This is a bugzilla RFE to get this done and track status of getting it
there.

Comment 1 Jesus M. Rodriguez 2009-01-17 01:48:02 UTC
https://fedorahosted.org/spacewalk/wiki/PostgreSqlProject

In progress.

Comment 3 Jan Pazdziora 2010-11-19 16:05:13 UTC
Mass-moving to space13.

Comment 4 Jan Pazdziora 2010-11-26 14:08:20 UTC
With Spacewalk 1.2 released, limited support for PostgreSQL was announced:

http://fedorahosted.org/spacewalk/wiki/ReleaseNotes12


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