[Pkg-postgresql-public] pg_archivecleanup in postgresql-common

Peter Eisentraut petere at debian.org
Sat Sep 27 02:08:36 UTC 2014

Responding to bug #740593, a symlink from pg_archivecleanup to
pg_wrapper was added to postgresql-common, but this seems like a mistake
to me.  pg_archivecleanup is a server-side program and does not respond
to any connection parameters, which is what pg_wrapper uses to pick an

(I don't think there are any compatibility issues between
pg_archivecleanup of different versions, so this is mostly a theoretical
concern.  But it still seems wrong.)

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