On 10/18/10 1:08 PM, Aleksey Tsalolikhin wrote: > How do I find out who is the maintainer of the php-pgsql package, please? that would be redhat. > I want to request upgrade from underlying postgresql-libs-8.1.21 > (/usr/lib64/libpq.so.4) to postgresql84-libs-8.4.4 (/usr/lib64/libpq.so.5.2). not unless redhat upgrades, something they aren't likely to do, although they might backport the fix for this leak. > Background on this request: Apache httpd's php's php-pgsql uses > PostgreSQL 8.1 library (/usr/lib64/libpq.so.4), which leaks memory. > PostgreSQL 8.4 library does not leak. > > Apache HTTP Server: httpd-2.2.3-43.el5.centos.3 > > mod_php: php-5.1.6-27.el5 > > PHP PostgreSQL interface is provided by: php-pgsql-5.1.6-27.el5, > which uses postgresql-libs-8.1.21-1.el5_5.1 which provides > /usr/lib64/libpq.so.4 which we've observed has a memory leak > (and this memory leak is NOT present in libpq.so.5.2) > > I am trying to figure out how to get our httpd/mod_php/php-pgsql > to use libpq.so.5.2 instead of libpq.so.4, and I thought I'd start by > asking the php-pgsql maintainer, so this problem is fixed for everybody, > not just for me. use the Postgres 8.4 RPMs from http://yum.pgrpms.org/ along with the compat-postgresql-libs package (from the same repository), which hooks the libpq.so.4 stuff that the stock EL5 clients like php-pgsql use.