file_fdw_program

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file_fdw_program 1.0.1
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Stable
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Abstract
backport of PROGRAM option for file_fdw
Description
backport of PROGRAM option for file_fdw
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chuinker
License
The PostgreSQL License
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Extensions

file_fdw_program 1.0.1
backport of PROGRAM option for file_fdw

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file_fdw_program

PGXN version

file_fdw_program is an extension that provides a file_fdw-like foreign data wrapper, but which can read from an external command via the program option.

This code is also a patch currently pending for the file_fdw contrib module in 10.0.

USAGE

For function documentation and examples, see the file_fdw_program.md file.

INSTALLATION

Requirements: PostgreSQL 9.4 or greater.

In the directory where you downloaded file_fdw_program, run

bash make && make install

Log into PostgreSQL.

Run the following command:

sql CREATE EXTENSION file_fdw_program;

UPGRADE

Run "make && make install" same as above to put the script files and libraries in place. Then run the following in PostgreSQL itself:

sql ALTER EXTENSION file_fdw_program UPDATE TO '<latest version>';