Proposal to fix postgresql package maintainance nightmare

Michael Grünewald michipili at
Tue Aug 4 11:25:32 UTC 2015

> On 21 Jul 2015, at 11:46, Baptiste Daroussin <bapt at> wrote:
> - Impossible to have tools from both old and new version at the same time (which
> is necessary to upgrade db and prepare upgrades of db) …

Could not jails be used to solve these issues by running the two (…) required versions
in jailed environments?  There is a little bit of setup, but if by any chance you
are using some variation of the immutable server pattern, it should stay very low.

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