Re: PostgreSQL transition ahead
On Tue, Jun 07, 2005 at 07:24:06PM +0200, Florian Weimer wrote:
> * Martin Pitt:
> > (2) PostgreSQL 8.0 brought a new SONAME for libpq (libpq4), which
> > removed a few symbols which were only intended for internal use,
> > but were used nevertheless by some client apps (like "psql").
> > libpq4 can talk to all PostgreSQL servers back to 7.3 (same like
> > libpq3).
> I assume applications linked to libpq3 should be able to connect to
> PostgreSQL 8.0 servers. Is this correct? (According to a few tests,
> it is.)
Afaik, the postgres backend still supports all versions of the
protocol, so any libpq should be able to connect to it.