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Re: RFC: best practice creating database

Philipp Matthias Hahn wrote:
> What is consideres best practice when a package uses a SQL database
> (mysql, postgresql) and needs to create its own catalog and/or
> tables?

I say, create the tables when the package starts for the first time.  As 
an analogy, programs using Berkeley-type databases normally set up 
their databases automatically when they run and don't require postinst 

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